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Today to Tue 25 Jun, By Distance closest first.

Join our choir in Bristol for a FREE taster session

Are you looking to find a local choir to join? The Bristol Rock Choir is led by vocal coach Alex Hawker... See more >
BAWA Healthcare & Leisure, 589 Southmead Road, Filton, , Avon BS34 7RF
Tue 4 Jun, Tue 11 Jun, Tue 18 Jun, Tue 25 Jun, Tue 2 Jul

Medieval Fayre

Experience vivid displays of daily activities in a 14th century encampment as living history group, The Company of... See more >
Winterbourne Medieval Barn, Church Lane, Winterbourne BS36 1SE
Sun 9 Jun

Midsummer Barn Dance

A proper Barn Dance in a real Barn! Gloucestershire band Sargent’s Mess will provide the rousing traditional tunes and..... See more >
Winterbourne Medieval Barn, Church Lane, Winterbourne BS36 1SE
Sat 22 Jun

Gympanzees Charity Golf Day Challenge

Swing into action with us at the Gympanzees Charity Golf Day Challenge! Gather your friends, colleagues, and fellow..... See more >
Henbury Golf Club, Henbury Hill, Westbury on Trym BS10 7QB
Tue 4 Jun

Summer Festival

EIGHT PLAYS, FOUR WEEKS, ONE VENUE. The graduating students of Bristol Old Vic Theatre School return to The..... See more >
The Wardrobe Theatre, The Old Market Assembly, 25 West Street, Old Market, Bristol BS2 0DF
Thu 6 Jun to Sat 8 Jun, Thu 13 Jun, Fri 14 Jun, Sun 16 Jun, Thu 20 Jun to Sat 22 Jun

Lost Memories

Lost Memories is a multi-screen video installation that draws on screenwriter Gary Thomas’ experience of being a carer... See more >
St Anne’s House, Brislington, Bristol BS4 4AB
Fri 14 Jun, Sun 16 Jun

81 Coombe Lane - Open Garden for NGS

81 Coombe Lane - Open Garden for NGS Hidden Victorian walled garden. Youll encounter substantial mixed borders containing traditional and contemporary..... See more >
81 Coombe Lane, Bristol BS9 2AT
Sun 2 Jun

4 Haytor Park - Open Garden for NGS

4 Haytor Park - Open Garden for NGS A hidden haven of peace and tranquillity in a city suburb. Full of unusual objects forming screens and plant supports... See more >
4 Haytor Park, Bristol BS9 2LR
Sun 9 Jun

Lucombe House - Open Garden for NGS

Lucombe House - Open Garden for NGS For tree lovers of all ages! In addition to the 260 yr old Lucombe Oak - registered as one of the most significant..... See more >
Lucombe House, Bristol BS9 1DD
Sun 9 Jun

Instant Wit

The best in improvised comedy - welcome to an evening of songs, gags and general silliness – all of it based on... See more >
Alma Tavern Theatre, Alma Vale Rd BS8 2HY
Sat 1 Jun

A Creative Mission with the Company of International Artists

Calling all 7-12 year old creative agents! Join Agents Kahlo and Dali of the Company of International Artists, a..... See more >
Watershed 1 Canons Road Harbourside BS1 5TX
Today and Wed 29 May

Stoneleigh Down - Open Garden for NGS

Stoneleigh Down - Open Garden for NGS Approaching acre, the south facing garden has curved gravel pathways around an S-shaped lawn that connects themed... See more >
Stoneleigh Down, Bristol BS32 4LQ
Sat 15 Jun and Sun 16 Jun

Japanese Garden Bristol - Open Garden for NGS

Japanese Garden Bristol - Open Garden for NGS As you walk through the gate you will be welcomed by Japanese Koi. Then take a step to another level to the relaxing..... See more >
Japanese Garden Bristol, Bristol BS4 4LS
Sat 1 Jun

Hanham Court - Open Garden for NGS

Hanham Court - Open Garden for NGS Hanham Court Gardens is a deeply romantic and enchanting idyll, hidden in a rural bowl, containing a rich mix of bold... See more >
Hanham Court, Hanham Abbots BS15 3NT
Sat 8 Jun and Sun 9 Jun

FREE taster session with the Yate Rock Choir

If you are wanting to find a local choir to join you'll like singing with us in the Yate Rock Choir... See more >
St Nicholas Church, 2 Chargrove, Abbotswood, Yate BS37 4LG
Wed 12 Jun, Wed 19 Jun, Wed 3 Jul
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Things to do around Bristol

Bristol, a vibrant city in the southwest of England, offers a plethora of activities for a memorable day out. Whether you're interested in history, outdoor adventures, or cultural experiences, Bristol has something to suit every taste. Let's explore some of the best things to do in Bristol:

1. Clifton Suspension Bridge:
- Start your day by visiting the iconic Clifton Suspension Bridge. Designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel, this 75-meter-high bridge spans the Avon Gorge and offers breathtaking views of the city and the River Avon. Take a leisurely walk across the bridge and admire its engineering marvel.

2. Explore Clifton Village:
- After crossing the bridge, explore the charming Clifton Village. Wander through its cobbled streets, boutique shops, and historic buildings. Stop for a coffee or indulge in some retail therapy.

3. Bristol Museum and Art Gallery:
- Immerse yourself in art and history at the Bristol Museum and Art Gallery. Explore its diverse collections, including ancient artifacts, fine art, and natural history exhibits. Don't miss the Egyptian mummies and the stunning Edwardian architecture.

4. Harbourside Walk:
- Take a leisurely stroll along the Harbourside. Admire the colorful boats, street art, and historic warehouses. Visit the M Shed, a museum showcasing Bristol's maritime heritage and industrial past.

5. SS Great Britain:
- Step aboard the SS Great Britain, Brunel's famous steamship. Explore its decks, cabins, and engine rooms. Learn about its fascinating history as the world's first ocean-going iron ship.

6. Bristol Zoo Gardens:
- If you're traveling with family, visit the Bristol Zoo Gardens. Discover a wide variety of animals, from lemurs to lions. The zoo also focuses on conservation and education.

7. Street Art Tour in Stokes Croft:
- Bristol is renowned for its street art. Join a guided tour in Stokes Croft, where you'll find vibrant murals, graffiti, and political statements. Learn about famous artists like Banksy and their impact on the city.

8. Lunch at St. Nicholas Market:
- Head to St. Nicholas Market for a diverse culinary experience. Sample international cuisine, from falafel wraps to Caribbean jerk chicken. The market also hosts craft stalls and vintage shops.

9. Bristol Cathedral:
- Visit the Bristol Cathedral, a stunning Gothic masterpiece. Admire its intricate stained glass windows, medieval architecture, and peaceful cloisters. Attend a choral evensong if you can.

10. Brunel's Other Projects:
- Explore other Brunel-designed landmarks, such as the SS Great Britain, Bristol Temple Meads Station, and the Clifton Observatory. Brunel's influence is woven into the fabric of Bristol.

Remember to check opening hours and any booking requirements for these attractions. Whether you're interested in history, art, or simply enjoying the city's vibrant atmosphere, Bristol promises an unforgettable day out!