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We had a great time, the tour was very entretaining. It was very complete and you hace an excellent... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2019
Malena C
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Hanging around, there's the beautiful building of Bristol University. Always in the list for 100... read more

Reviewed July 6, 2019
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Reviewed August 8, 2019

We had a great time, the tour was very entretaining. It was very complete and you hace an excellent view of the city frío the top of the tower

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 6, 2019

Hanging around, there's the beautiful building of Bristol University. Always in the list for 100 best universities in the world.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 20, 2019

This isn't Oxford, Cambridge or Trinity College Dublin. It's a big, non campus university. During term time the streets around the Wills Building are very busy and cafe Nero is take away only. The buildings are nice from the outside, particularly the Victoria Rooms, home...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed March 23, 2019

A small exhibit but well worth the effort to go and see it. Our concern was about parking but we found street parking close to The University quickly.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 23, 2019

Absolutely worth a visit, excellent guide & see the Great George Bell at the top - very interesting 2 hour tour at £4 with most of funds going to childrens hospital.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 21, 2019 via mobile

I really liked the architecture of the Bristol university main building and Memorial Building in the University of Bristol. The Museum in the university is really good and now they exhibit da Vinci drawings!

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 3, 2019

We came to this building to check out the Banksy just inside the foyer. But it is a beautiful building with a fantastic library.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 9, 2018

This is a conducted tour of the iconic H.H. Wills University building. This includes a climb up 322 steps to the top of the tower - only for the fit! - but a wonderful view of Bristol from the roof top. Following this there is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

The university is situated in the city area. Big and clean. Have different halls that are like relics. There is a grassland around which is good for photos. There is a big garden with nice sites, there is a place with mirror posts which is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed October 26, 2018

The main building is very old, and almost a dominant landmark of the skyline of the city. Very central, its a really lively area. Right next to the Museum, so thats a plus. Gracious building. I envy the kids studying there

Date of experience: September 2018
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