One of the UK’s fastest-growing cities, Bristol is an increasingly-popular tourist destination.
There is a real buzz about the place; it’s a city that is known not just for its rich history, culture and economic success, but for its unique identity, community vibe and spirited people who have helped carve out its character.
Bristol has plenty of options when it comes to shopping, eating and drinking, ranging from high-end designer clothing brands to high street fashion and vintage wear, and from Michelin-starred cuisine to street food and thriving markets.
M Shed MuseumAn award-winning museum telling the fascinating story of Bristol
Brunel’s historic ss Great BritainOne of the most important historic ships in the world
The best of independent retailWapping Wharf, St Nicholas Market and Gloucester Road to name a few
Clifton Suspension BridgeBrunel’s world-famous bridge spanning the Avon Gorge and River Avon
Cabot Circus and Broadmead shopping centresAll the big name retail brands and plenty of places to eat and drink
Bristol CathedralThe city’s beautiful and historic cathedral
Historic Old Market QuarterA great selection of vintage fashion and antique shops
Bristol ZooAn adventure into an exciting animal kingdom, set within 12 acres of award-winning gardens
Park Street and the TriangleLively bars, restaurants and a unique mix of shops
St Mary Redcliffe ChurchA masterpiece of gothic architecture, which has stood on its site for some 800 years
Bristol Museum & Art GalleryTreasure trove of Egyptian mummies, art, dinosaurs and nature
The Royal West of England AcademyEngland’s only regional Royal Academy of Art
Bristol AquariumExplore the world’s oceans on a spectacular undersea safari
Bristol’s famous Floating HarbourAn eclectic mix of restaurants, bars and cafes
Cabot TowerSet in Bristol’s oldest park with views across the city
Ashton Court EstateAn historic park covering 850 acres of woods and grasslands
WatershedA pioneering multi-arts venue with arthouse cinemas and digital creativity centre
At-BristolOne of the UK’s biggest interactive science centres
Bristol Old VicThe oldest working theatre in the English-speaking world
Bristol HippodromeFrequently plays host to touring West End shows