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Today to Fri 12 Jul, By Distance closest first.

Rock House - Open Garden for NGS

Rock House - Open Garden for NGS 2 acre garden. Woodland vistas with swathes of snowdrops and carpets of daffodils, some unusual. Spring flowers,..... See more >
Rock House, Elberton BS35 4AQ
Sun 16 Jun

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

Swing from Paris at Charfield Village Hall

An evening of Parisian-flavoured jazz and Gypsy Swing at Charfield Village Hall, presented by UK quartet Swing from... See more >
Charfield Village Hall, Wotton Road, Charfield GL12 8TG
Sat 15 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

FREE taster session with the Yate Rock Choir

If you have ever wondered 'are there any community choirs near me?' then the answer is firmly yes!... See more >
St Nicholas Church, 2 Chargrove, Abbotswood, Yate BS37 4LG
Wed 19 Jun, Wed 26 Jun, Wed 3 Jul

Berkeley Castle - Open Garden for NGS

Berkeley Castle - Open Garden for NGS Unique historic garden of a keen plantsman, with far-reaching views across the River Severn. Gardens contain many rare..... See more >
Berkeley Castle, Berkeley GL13 9PJ
Mon 17 Jun

Wortley House - Open Garden for NGS

Wortley House - Open Garden for NGS A diverse garden of over 20 acres created during the last 30 yrs by the current owners. Inc a walled garden, pleached..... See more >
Wortley House, Wotton-under-Edge GL12 7QP
Tue 18 Jun

Wortley House - Open Garden for NGS

A diverse garden of over 20 acres created during the last 30 yrs by the current owners. Inc a walled garden, pleached..... See more >
Wortley House, Wotton-under-Edge GL12 7QP
Tue 18 Jun

University of Bristol Botanic Garden - Open Garden for NGS

University of Bristol Botanic Garden - Open Garden for NGS Exciting and contemporary award winning Botanic Garden with dramatic displays illustrating collections of Mediterranean... See more >
University of Bristol Botanic Garden, Bristol BS9 1JG
Sun 7 Jul

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
Today, 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
Today, Sun 16 Jun

Garden Opening

Garden Opening The garden at Veddw, Devauden, will be open again on Sunday afternoon, 2nd June, 2-5, sunshine or showers - all... See more >
Veddw House The Fedw, Devauden NP16 6PH
Sun 16 Jun

Penny Brohn UK - Open Garden for NGS

Penny Brohn UK - Open Garden for NGS 3½ acre tranquil garden surrounds Georgian mansion with many mature trees, wildflower meadow, flower garden and cedar... See more >
Penny Brohn UK, Pill BS20 0HH
Sun 16 Jun

The Old Rectory, Doynton - Open Garden for NGS

The Old Rectory, Doynton - Open Garden for NGS Doynton's Grade II listed Georgian Rectory's walled garden and extended 15 acre estate. Renovated over 12..... See more >
The Old Rectory, Doynton, Bristol BS30 5SY
Sat 22 Jun

Badminton House Open Garden Day

Explore the gardens of the historic Badminton House, home of the Duke and Duchess of Beaufort. The beautiful gardens..... See more >
Badminton House High Street GL9 1DD
Sun 16 Jun
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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!