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Ranked #1 of 137 attractions in Bristol
Category: Ships; Museums
Owner description: Step back in time when you board Brunel’s ss Great Britain. Discover the true stories behind the ship that changed the... more » Owner description: Step back in time when you board Brunel’s ss Great Britain. Discover the true stories behind the ship that changed the world.Experience the sights, sounds and smells of life on board for Victorian passengers and crew. Descend under water below the glass ‘sea’ to touch the world’s first great ocean liner. « less
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Ranked #2 of 137 attractions in Bristol
Category: Bridges; Tourist/ Visitor Centers
Owner description: Designed and built in 1836 by a young engineer, Isambard Kingdom Brunel, this 702-foot-long, 250-foot-high suspension bridge... more » Owner description: Designed and built in 1836 by a young engineer, Isambard Kingdom Brunel, this 702-foot-long, 250-foot-high suspension bridge gracefully spans the Avon Gorge between Clifton and Leigh Woods. « less
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Ranked #3 of 137 attractions in Bristol
Category: Architectural Buildings
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Ranked #4 of 137 attractions in Bristol
Category: Ferries/ Boats; Tours
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Ranked #5 of 137 attractions in Bristol
Category: Religious Sites; Historic Sites
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Ranked #6 of 137 attractions in Bristol
Category: Cemeteries
Owner description: Step into a secret world and discover 45 green acres, close to the heart of Bristol, where the history of the city is told in... more » Owner description: Step into a secret world and discover 45 green acres, close to the heart of Bristol, where the history of the city is told in a leafy and tranquil setting, rich in walks, wildlife, architecture, fascinating displays and memorials. Arnos Vale has something for everyone and it is open all year round with FREE admission. The Gift Shop is open 7 days a week. Cafe open 7 days a week. With a varied and exciting events programme - there is so much happening at Arnos Vale - see our website for more details « less
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Ranked #7 of 137 attractions in Bristol
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Observation Decks/ Towers
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Ranked #8 of 137 attractions in Bristol
Category: Science Museums
Owner description: There is so much to discover for all the family with At-Bristol!With hundreds of hands-on exhibits to explore, live shows and... more » Owner description: There is so much to discover for all the family with At-Bristol!With hundreds of hands-on exhibits to explore, live shows and a Planetarium, At-Bristol is one of the UK’s biggest and most exciting interactive science centres. « less
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Ranked #9 of 137 attractions in Bristol
Category: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks
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Ranked #10 of 137 attractions in Bristol
Category: Religious Sites; Historic Sites
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Ranked #11 of 137 attractions in Bristol
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Ranked #12 of 137 attractions in Bristol
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Ranked #13 of 137 attractions in Bristol
Category: Religious Sites; Historic Sites
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Ranked #14 of 137 attractions in Bristol
Category: Historic Sites
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Ranked #15 of 137 attractions in Bristol
Category: Movie Theaters
Owner description: Watershed is the UK’s first media centre based in Bristol in a Grade II* listed building. It has 3 cinemas screening mainly... more » Owner description: Watershed is the UK’s first media centre based in Bristol in a Grade II* listed building. It has 3 cinemas screening mainly art house films, a lively Cafe/Bar which serves delicious, locally sourced food and is a great place to meet friends or use the free wifi, as well as a large conferencing space available to hire. « less
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Ranked #16 of 137 attractions in Bristol
Category: Historic Sites; Specialty Museums; History Museums
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Ranked #17 of 137 attractions in Bristol
Category: History Museums
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Ranked #18 of 137 attractions in Bristol
Category: Movie Theaters
Owner description: This is a pleasant neighborhood three screen cinema in an affluent part of the city which has a very loyal audience and is... more » Owner description: This is a pleasant neighborhood three screen cinema in an affluent part of the city which has a very loyal audience and is also enthusiastically supported by the many students in the area... a little gem that still shines! « less
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Ranked #19 of 137 attractions in Bristol
Category: Scenic Railroads
Owner description: Bristol and Bath's heritage steam railway, offering a six mile round trip which takes passengers along sections of the old... more » Owner description: Bristol and Bath's heritage steam railway, offering a six mile round trip which takes passengers along sections of the old Midland Railway, providing a chance to see the magnificent River Avon Valley from a unique viewpoint. « less
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Ranked #20 of 137 attractions in Bristol
Category: History Museums
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Ranked #21 of 137 attractions in Bristol
Category: Historic Sites
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Ranked #22 of 137 attractions in Bristol
Owner description: inPlay Golf is Bristol’s first indoor golf simulation facility based on Cathedral Walk, Harbourside and enables golfers and... more » Owner description: inPlay Golf is Bristol’s first indoor golf simulation facility based on Cathedral Walk, Harbourside and enables golfers and non-golfers the chance to play 150 golf courses from around the world without leaving Bristol! « less
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Ranked #23 of 137 attractions in Bristol
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Ranked #24 of 137 attractions in Bristol
Owner description: Whether your're 6 or 66 you'll love the adrenaline pumping exhilaration of stalking your opponents and unleashing a volley of... more » Owner description: Whether your're 6 or 66 you'll love the adrenaline pumping exhilaration of stalking your opponents and unleashing a volley of Laser Fire in the Battle-Zone of the next Century! The experience is exhilarating and immersive... with fun lurking around every corner. Laser Fusion provides a unique venue with the emphasis on exhilarating fun and excitement whatever the occasion. « less
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Ranked #25 of 137 attractions in Bristol
Category: Castles
Owner description: Who hasn't dreamed of staying in a romantic castle tucked away in the English countryside? You can at the 16th-century... more » Owner description: Who hasn't dreamed of staying in a romantic castle tucked away in the English countryside? You can at the 16th-century Thornbury, which is a perfect home base for exploring the region of South Wales, the Cotswolds, Bristol, Wye Valley and Somerset. « less
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Ranked #26 of 137 attractions in Bristol
Category: Ships
Owner description: The Matthew is a replica of the Tudor ship sailed by Venetian merchant John Cabot in 1497 from Bristol to Newfoundland in... more » Owner description: The Matthew is a replica of the Tudor ship sailed by Venetian merchant John Cabot in 1497 from Bristol to Newfoundland in North America. The ship was built between 1994 & 1996; in 1997 it re-enacted Cabot's original journey to Newfoundland marking the 500th anniversary of the landmark voyage. « less
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Ranked #27 of 137 attractions in Bristol
Category: Zoos
Owner description: At Bristol Zoo Gardens you can enjoy an amazing world of animals, all within our award-winning 12 acre gardens. With over... more » Owner description: At Bristol Zoo Gardens you can enjoy an amazing world of animals, all within our award-winning 12 acre gardens. With over 400 species and 9 animals houses under cover, you'll enjoy your visit whatever the weather. We suggest you allow 2-5 hours for your visit to really take in everything we have to offer.By visiting Bristol Zoo you will be directly contributing to the conservation of endangered species and habitats. « less
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Ranked #28 of 137 attractions in Bristol
Category: Historic Sites; History Museums
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Ranked #29 of 137 attractions in Bristol
Category: Art Galleries
Owner description: The Royal West of England Academy exists for everyone with an interest in art and design.Our artistic programme promotes... more » Owner description: The Royal West of England Academy exists for everyone with an interest in art and design.Our artistic programme promotes inspiring work by our Academicians and Artist Members, and brings high profile exhibitions by established artists to Bristol. The RWA’s aim is to provide an inclusive programme of exhibitions, events and education in order to enhance the knowledge, understanding and enjoyment of art to the people who visit. The Royal West of England Academy (RWA) is one of only five Royal Academies of Art in the UK. It is a registered charity which has been self-supporting for over 150 years and possesses an outstanding Grade II* listed building, galleries and permanent fine art collection. The RWA has HM Queen Elizabeth II as its patron. Education is an important element in any gallery experience and the RWA aims to supply programmes that provide quality art education in the gallery environment for all levels of ability, age and understanding. More details about forthcoming events and the types of activities we offer can be found on the Events pages. The Academy is situated in the academic heart of Bristol where Queen's Road meets Whiteladies Road. Read more about how the Academy was founded on our History page, and for more about our current work read our Behind the Scenes blog or our RWA President blog. Visitor information, including how to find us, opening hours and access info, can be found on our website. « less
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Ranked #30 of 137 attractions in Bristol
Category: Historic Sites; Parks
Historic site consists of a sixteenth-century house and deer park with a nineteenth century garden.
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