Explore and discover Stories Behind the Stones
Learn about the medieval gunners
Explore and discover Stories Behind the Stones
Bloom by Keith Harrison will be active from 10am on November 16th
See The Moonlight Pethers in the Barker-Mill Collections Gallery
The QM2 leaves Southampton passing GHT
Enjoy Southampton sunsets from the roof of the Tower

Visit God's House Tower

Welcome to GHT – A brand new arts and heritage venue at the entrance to Southampton’s fascinating Old Town. Join us for inspirational art, stunning rooftop views and 700 years of history.

Important Notice

As a responsible venue we are committed to playing our part in helping stop the spread of Coronavirus and in minimising its impact on GHT staff, visitors, artists and performers.

GHT is therefore closed until further notice.

We will continue to monitor PHE, UK government and Arts Council England guidance and to post any further news on here and on our social media channels:

Twitter: ght_soton

Instagram: ght_soton
Facebook: God’s House Tower

In the meantime we are moving some of our events and actives online, so visit our Stay at Home page for activities and events to enjoy from wherever you are.


Laura Eldret & Paul Vivian 

Those Who Look Out & Those Who Look Back 

Saturday March 21st – Sunday May 24th

Take a virtual tour here! 


Explore and discover the fascinating history of GHT, with exhibitions, talks, workshops and our immersive four-floor heritage experience. 

Unveil GHT’s dark history with Stories Behind the Stoneswhere each floor takes you on a journey in time, from the 14th century sacking of Southampton to stunning views over the modern-day city. 

This major refurbishment project of one of Southampton’s most important buildings includes two new galleries showing contemporary art and important works from prestigious South Coast collections.

The Heritage: Live! programme includes events with some of the best writers, artists and historians, all exploring Southampton’s iconic coastline and GHT’s lost connection to the sea.

The historic gateway into Old Southampton is open once again – and we can’t wait to welcome you! 


Art Events

Heritage Events

God's House Tower from Town Quay Road. Photo by Thierry Bal