Welcome to the city of bridges, balloons, boats, bikes, Brunel and Banksy. Whether you’re looking for a great day out for all the family, a romantic break or a little adventure, there’s a fantastic range of things to do in Bristol...


Bristol's incredible array of attractions will appeal to fans of history, science, nature and good old-fashioned fun.

Sightseeing & tours

From Brunel to Banksy, Bristol has some of England's most recognisable landmarks as well as plenty of hidden gems.

Music & nightlife

You’re sure to leave Bristol with a tune in your head and a beat in your heart whether it’s a top act, major venue, intimate gig or backroom stage you discover.

Events and festivals

Choose from an unrivalled list of city events covering literature, music, fine food, sport, art, comedy, outdoor exploits and more.


From vintage and retro, to the latest in high-street trends, we’ve got it all in both the department aisles and our famously independent districts.

Galleries & exhibitions

From street art to fine art, you can find awesome home-grown talent, world-renowned artists, animators, designers and photographers in Bristol.

Theatre & performance

See the circus, get up close to one of our independent stages, have a proper laugh or see the best of the West End on tour.

Sport & adventure

Feed your adrenalin with some rock climbing or off-road driving, enjoy a round of golf, football or paddleboarding in the harbour. Adventure awaits whichever way you turn.

Spas & Wellbeing

Take a deep breath, re-charge and relax in our spa and lidos with holistic therapies, massages and beauty therapies to suit.

Free days out

Visiting on a budget? No problem. There’s always a freebie to be had in Bristol.

Cinemas and Film

Grab some popcorn and settle down to an old classic, a novel independent, or a Hollywood blockbuster.

Rainy days out

Take the grey skies as an opportunity to explore the inside of an aquarium, historic landmark or just peer in wherever piques your interest.

Flights to Bristol from Gibraltar commenced on Sunday 19 April 2015 and operate on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays.

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