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Best Tourist Attractions In Bristol

We've rounded up the best tourist attractions in Bristol in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 61 Bristol tourist attractions to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including museums and art galleries. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the tourist attractions we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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A family doing an activity in an Escape Hunt room

Escape Hunt Bristol

  • Bristol
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Bring adventure into your next family day out with an escape room experience at Escape Hunt Bristol! A heart-racing puzzle to solve, 60 minutes on th...

Cabot Tower Codebreaking Walk

Cabot Tower Codebreaking Walk

  • Bristol
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Explore Bristol on a fun puzzle-solving adventure with the Tramble App’s Cabot Tower Codebreaking Walk. Climb to the top of the famous Cabot Tower fo...

City Centre on huntfun Bristol trail

Huntfun Bristol

  • Bristol
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Adventure awaits! Turn your family walk into a treasure hunt and uncover the mystery on the huntfun treasure hunt in Bristol. This waterside route th...

Kids on Treasure Hunt Trail

The Bristol Harbourside Treasure Hunt

  • Bristol
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The Bristol Harbourside Treasure Hunt Trail has more than a few mysteries to solve, and you’re the detectives to crack the code! Begin by downloading...

The Matthew of Bristol ship travelling

The Matthew of Bristol

  • Bristol
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The Matthew of Bristol is a replica of the English ship that discovered North America in 1497, The Matthew is available to visit in the Bristol Float...

Sunrise at SS Great Britain in Bristol

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  • Bristol
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The SS Great Britain once took passengers from the docks of Britain to Australia to start their new lives. Now you can see it in its Victorian heyday...

ImmotionVR Bristol

ImmotionVR Bristol

  • Bristol
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Journey to infinity and beyond at ImmotionVR Bristol . Prehistoric worlds and outer space are yours to explore with a helping hand from some rather n...

Outside view of Clifton Observatory in Bristol

Clifton Observatory

  • Bristol
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Landmarks

The Clifton Observatory stands at the hill just by the stunning Clifton Suspension Bridge, a fabulous backdrop for an epic family photo. Inside the b...

Hill top view of The Clifton Suspension Bridge

The Clifton Suspension Bridge

  • Clifton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The Clifton Suspension Bridge has a Visitor Centre by the Leigh Woods toll booth on the Bridge gives helpful information about the history of the Bri...

Two boys in red overalls reading a leaflet in front of a jet at Aerospace Bristol

Aerospace Bristol

  • Bristol
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Get ready for a  supersonic day out with the kids at Aerospace Bristol - over 100 years of aviation history and lots of interactive displays for all...

Outside view of Tyntesfield in Bristol

Tyntesfield

  • Bristol
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Tyntesfield is a Spectacular Victorian Gothic Revival house amidst eminently explorable landscaped gardens and spacious parkland. The visitor centre...

The Bath Spy Mission Treasure Trail

The Bath Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Bath
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Join Agent Templeton on The Bath Spy Mission Treasure Trail. See the sites of Bath while cracking  the case of the ballistic buns. Good luck! Sally L...

Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail

Portishead Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Portishead
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Who doesn’t love a good mystery? This one’s a doozie so get ready to crack codes and solve clues on the Portishead Mystery Treasure Trail. First thin...

Outside view of Clevedon Pier

Clevedon Pier

  • Clevedon
  • Outdoor
  • Landmarks

Clevedon Pier is fun for all the family and makes an ideal place for an outing. There are boat trips, fishing, an art gallery, and events throughout...

Outside view of Bath Abbey on Curious About Bath Spa tour

Curious About Bath Spa

  • Bath
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Curious About Bath is an exciting way of discovering how this elegant Edwardian city became what it is today. Enjoy the walks separately, or join the...

Bath Abbey on huntful Bath trail

Huntfun Bath

  • Bath
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Get your hidden treasure map and become a family of adventurers. It's down to you to solve the clues and follow the trail to fun on the huntfun treas...

Passengers on City Sightseeing Bath Hop on Hop off Tour bus

City Sightseeing Bath Hop on Hop off

  • Bath
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Bath is home to an essential slice of literature with a vast, ancient history to boot. Over 36 stops explore its many nooks and crannies on a City Si...

Family on Treasure Hunt Trail

Cheddar Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Cheddar
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The hunt for cheesy treasure is on! With its ancient market square, famous limestone gorge and the promise of something yummy to pop on a cracker, th...

People playing croquet at The Bishops Palace in Wells

The Bishop's Palace

  • Wells
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Looking for a great day out? Head down to The Bishop’s Palace and Gardens in Wells, where you’ll feel like royalty for the day! Stroll through the RH...

Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail

The Wells Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Wells
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

If you're looking for something different to do with the kids, look no further than theWells self-guided mystery themed Treasure Trail. Clear directi...

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