@ Bristol - Interactive science and discovery centre.☎ 01179092000Recommended by H. Upton Berks“@ Bristol is well designed and there's plenty to do (and that part of Bristol is an interesting area to walk around anyway)”
Spectacular aquarium and underwater experience.☎ 01179298929Recommended by Lucie Hall, Bristol
Home to over 450 species of animals.☎ 01179747399Recommended by Phoebe Harris, Bath
Open Top Bus Tours
Tours of Bristol throughout the summer months. Headphones and guide included.
Bristol Cathedral FREE
Famous cathedral. Tours available.☎ 01179264879
SS Great Britain
Award-winning attraction of the world's first great ocean liner.☎ 01179260680
Clifton Suspension Bridge FREE
Displays and artefact's explaining it's history, construction and maintenance.☎ 01179744664
English Heritage - The 'leaning tower' and walls of this large late medieval church survived bombing during the Second World War.
Cabot Tower FREE
Commemorative tower built in recognition of John Cabot's first voyage from Bristol to North America.
Recommended by Henry Booth, Bristol“Well worth the climb to the top if you've got a head for heights, the views over Bristol are superb”
|Brandon Hill Park|
Bristol Botanic Gardens
Fascinating visitor attraction.☎ 01173314906Recommended by Mary Fellows, Bath
Ashton Court Estate
Historic estate set over 800 acres. Includes a 16th century house and deer park.☎ 01179223719
Avon Valley Railway
Enjoy a vintage steam ride.☎ 01179325538
The Go Karting Bristol site provides one the finest racing experiences in the UK. Located just 20 minute drive from the city centre near the M5. One of the best indoor karting venues in the South West.
Westbury College Gatehouse FREE
National Trust - 15th-century gatehouse.
Zoo Keeper For A Day
Experience this incredible hands-on, behind-the-scenes day working as a zookeeper at Bristol Zoo.
Stanton Drew Circles And Cove
English Heritage - See the 3rd largest collection of prehistoric standing stones in England.
Chepstow Bulwarks Camp FREE
Double banked-and-ditched enclosure, probably dating from the later Iron Age period.
Bristol Harbour has great facilities for visiting mariners and boat owners as well as watersport and recreation activities.
Recommended by Martin Bell, Cardiff
National Trust - Extraordinary Victorian estate.
Blaise Hamlet FREE
National Trust - Nine rustic cottages around a green.
Leigh Woods FREE
National Trust - A wilderness of beauty and tranquility set against the breathtaking backdrop of the Avon Gorge.Recommended by Rachel Budd, Bristol“A drive over Clifton Suspension bridge to get there. Beautiful place with fun trails that the kids can follow”
Noah's Ark Zoo Farm
Award winning zoo and great family day out.☎ 01275852606
Bristol City Museum And Art Gallery FREE
Bristol Museum and Art Gallery has collections of regional, national and international importance.Recommended by Milly Cooper, Bath
Spike Island is an international centre for the development of contemporary art and design.☎ 01179292266
Royal West Of England Academy
Bristol's first art gallery, housing over 1200 works of art.☎ 01179735129
Glenside Hospital Museum FREE
Highlighting the history of Bristol's psychiatric hospitals with ward details, medications and remedies of the past.
|University of the West of England, Glenside Campus|
Blackberry Hill, Stapleton
Queens Square FREE
Queen Square is a beautiful Georgian green space in the heart of Bristol.
Queen Square FREE
Public open space of level lawns and wide gravel paths just off the centre of Bristol. Perfect for picnics and events in summer.
College Green FREE
Peaceful city centre green space near to many local attractions. Surrounded by Bristol Cathedral and Bristol City Hall.
Brandon Hill Park FREE
Hilly park and popular picnic spot - with children's playground, panoramic views from Cabot Tower and nature reserve.
Eastwood Farm Local Nature Reserve FREE
Peaceful riverside reserve with woodland, ponds and plenty of wildlife.
Bishops Knoll FREE
Woods running along the Avon Gorge.
Badock's Wood FREE
Woodland, streams and areas of meadow in north Bristol. The River Trym flows through the valley.
Royate Hill Local Nature Reserve FREE
Unusual nature reserve, partly on top of a railway viaduct. Wildflower meadows and woodland.
Manor Woods Valley Local Nature Reserve FREE
Green space in south west Bristol with wildflower meadows, woodland and plenty of wildlife - running alongside Malago stream.
Callington Road Local Nature Reserve FREE
Green area for walking and enjoying the wildlife, wildflowers and dew pond.
Lawrence Weston Moor Local Nature Reserve FREE
Fields made up of wet and dry wildflower meadows. A variety of birds can also be found. Wellies are recommended.
Stockwood Open Space Local Nature Reserve FREE
Area of former farmland on the edge of Bristol with meadows, hedgerows, ponds and woodland.
Bithams Woods FREE
An isolated block of SNAW on a south facing slope overlooking the Chew Valley. The wood is surrounded by grassland fields.
Troopers Hill Local Nature Reserve FREE
Hillside overlooking the River Avon with fantastic views of Bristol and much wildlife. Great for flying kites as it's always windy.
|off Trooper's Hill Road|
Harbourside arts centre including a cinema showing alternative and arthouse films.☎ 01179172300
Architecture Centre, Bristol
Enaging the public with the built environment.☎ 01179221540
AMF Bowling Bristol
Tenpin bowling and entertainment venue.
Tenpin bowling and entertainment venue.
|Aspects Leisure Park|
Cinema De Lux
Luxury cinema experience.☎ 08712201000
Watershed Media Centre
Cinema, digital Media, special events and a cafe/Bar.☎ 01179275100
Multi-screen cinema on Union Street.☎ 03330144501
Vue Cinema Bristol Cribb's Causeway
Multi-Screen Cinema at Bristol Cribbs Causeway.☎ 03453084620
Vue Cinema Bristol Longwell Green
Multi-screen cinema.☎ 03453084620
Multi-screen cinema.☎ 03303334444
Best in comedy, drama, musicals and more.☎ 01173023310
Bristol Old Vic
Popular theatre.☎ 01179493993
Run by Bristol Music Trust, Colston Hall is Bristol's largest concert hall.Recommended by Jamie Vardy, Bristol
Stylish music venue.☎ 01179450999
One of Bristol's leading live music venues.☎ 01179268514
Intimate live music venue.☎ 01179874144
O2 Academy Bristol
Popular live entertainment and music venue.☎ 01179279227
Live music venue and nightclub aboard a boat.☎ 01179293301
Bristol's hottest new live music venue.
|32 Bristol & Exeter Mews|
Lower Approach Rd
Jongleurs Comedy Club
Popular city centre comedy club.
Metropolis Home Of Jesters Comedy Club
Live Comedy and Cabret.☎ 01179096655
Shirehampton Park Golf Club
Woodspring Golf & Country Club
Bristol & Clifton Golf Club
Tall Pines Golf Club
|Cooks Bridle Path|
Filton Golf Club
Stockwood Vale Golf Club
Bristol Golf Club
Stunning views over the Severn Estuary. Non-members welcome.
Henbury Golf Club
Henbury is situated in a magnificent parkland setting of mature woodlands bordering the famous Blaise Castle Estate.
Gym and fitness centre. No contract needed.☎ 08443843174
Gym and fitness centre based at Bristol Harbour-side.☎ 01179377070
Great value gym and fitness centre.
Portishead Open Air Pool
Great place to be on a sunny day.☎ 01275843454
Tennis, health and fitness club.☎ 01179597140
The Climbing Academy
One of the UK's largest bouldering walls.☎ 01179072956
Laser Tag Bristol
Unique laser tag experience.