Bristol Attractions

We’ve compiled a list of some of the top hotspot attractions in and around Bristol for you, your family and friends. From top Bristol architecture to famous landmarks like Bristol Cathedral and Bristol Harbour. Expect everything from beautiful historic sites to exciting one of a kind adventures

Bristol Cathedral 


First up on our list of Bristol Attractions we have the remarkable Bristol Cathedral. This stunning building is made up of incredible features such as the tall point roofing, scale pattern walls, castle like architecture and Norman heritage decor. In addition, the inside is spectacularly designed with beautiful arches and stained glass windows. A great place to explore whilst in the city of Bristol.

Bristol Museum and Art Gallery


Next on our list is the Bristol Museum and Art Gallery, a fantastic venue filled with fabulous art displays and exhibitions. It’s a fabulous day out with the family exploring the Earth’s history including displays of dinosaurs like bones from many many years ago. The best part is its free entry.

Bristol Ferry Boats


Bristol Ferry Boats is another on our list of top Bristol attractions. You can take a waterbus to get around Bristol city as well as boat parties and private hire, trips and events. It’s a great opportunity to explore the beautiful waters of Bristol whilst having fun-filled days with friends and family throughout the day.

Bristol Balloon Fiesta


The Bristol Balloon Fiesta is a well-known annual Bristol attraction and a popular destination for visitors to the city. People travel from all over the world to Bristol with their hot air balloons to take part in the balloon fiesta on the 11th August each year. This is a beautiful Bristol attraction, a must see if you can make it!

Clifton Suspension Bridge


Next up we have The Clifton Suspension Bridge, a gorgeous architectural landmark in Bristol and in fact one of Bristol’s most renowned structures. You’ll find the bridge crossing over from Avon George and the River Avon, a gorgeous location to enjoy a stroll and some spectacular views of nature.

Cabot Tower

Cabot Tower is a stunning tower located on Brandon Hill in Bristol. It’s a fascinating piece of architecture built in the 1890’s. You can take a walk to explore the tower and enjoy a picnic outside on the hill with your friends and enjoy the views of Bristol city as well as the nearby lake

Bristol Harbour


Next up we have Bristol Harbour, a stunning waterfront allowing you to take a scenic walk around the Bristol waters. There’s so much to see and do here including boat rides, many shops, cafes, restaurants, museums and more! A great place to spend a whole day doing fun things around Bristol.

Brunel’s SS Great Britain


Brunel’s SS Great Britain museum will undoubtedly appeal to those who enjoy ships. It is well-known for being one of the top attractions in Bristol, having served as a former passenger steamer. In addition, you can climb onboard and enjoy the many displays and exhibition collections. Perfect for family outings.

Blackbeard to Banksy walking tours


Last up we have Blackbeard to Banksy Walking Tours, a fantastic opportunity to explore art in Bristol city. Here you can take part in a guided tour which will guide you through the different streets full of graffiti and art by famous world-renowned artists. The walk has been rated 5 star by many on trip advisors, a unique experience in a bustling city.

Overview of Bristol Attractions

We hope you enjoyed discovering Bristol attractions and all the exciting places to explore. From museums to boat rides, we tried to cover something for all. Follow us on our socials to keep up to date with more Enjoy Bristol content.