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Bristol

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Specialty Museums · Bridges · Nightlife

Popular things to do in Bristol

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Specialty Museum
Brunel's SS Great Britain
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
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Bridge
Clifton Suspension Bridge
4.7
Duration: 1 hour
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Religious Site
St Mary Redcliffe Church
4.7
Duration: 1 hour
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Religious Site
Bristol Cathedral
4.6
Duration: 1 hour
From discovering street art and underground music scene, to learning about the area's rich maritime history, there are plenty of interesting things to do in Bristol. Admire astounding examples of Georgian and Victorian architecture and the engineering marvel of the world-famous Clifton Suspension Bridge. Boasting magnificent ornaments of Gothic architecture, St Mary Redcliffe Church and Bristol Cathedral narrate the riveting story of the city's eventful past. Visitors keen on the history of the country's maritime endeavors flock to Brunel's SS Great Britain, the world's first great ocean liner, featuring authentic nautical artifacts from its traveling days.

Side trips from Bristol

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History Museum
The Roman Baths Bath
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
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World heritage site
Stonehenge Amesbury
4.0
Duration: 2 hours
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Castle
Warwick Castle Warwick
3.8
Duration: 3 hours
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Outdoor Activity
The Cotswold Range Somerford Keynes
4.9
Duration: 2 hours

Hidden gems in Bristol

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Architectural Building
Wills Memorial Building
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
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Observation Deck
Cabot Tower
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Pier / Boardwalk
Bristol City Docks
4.7
Duration: 2 hours

Museums in Bristol

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Specialty Museum
M Shed
4.1
Duration: 2 hours
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History Museum
Oakham Treasures
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
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History Museum
The Georgian House Museum
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
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Art Gallery
Upfest
4.8
Duration: 4 hours

Historic Sites in Bristol

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Cemetery
Arnos Vale Cemetery
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
Ruin
Dolebury Warren
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
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Historic Site
Blaise Hamlet
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
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Religious Site
John Wesley's Chapel & New Room Museum
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min

Shopping in Bristol

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Gift & Specialty Shop
The Clifton Cellars
4.9
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Bristol Blue Glass Bedminster
4.9
Duration: 2 hours
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Otomi
4.9
Duration: 2 hours
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Bristol Blue Glass
4.9
Duration: 30 minutes

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