Visiting with the family? There’s plenty of fun for the whole family all year round!

Come rain or shine, there’s lots to see and do every day: enjoy interactive displays in the galleries or discover the museum afresh with a Family Explorer Kit.

Find out what’s on for families at Bristol museums.

Ride the working exhibits

Keep an eye on what’s on to find out when the next trips are – there’s trains, boats and of course the famous cranes to ride! A fabulous way to spend a day with the family.

Family Explorer Kits

Can you find the things in the photo trail? Pretend to be an explorer on an expedition and see how different things look through the binoculars or magnifying glass. Suitable for under sevens. Hire from M Shop for £2 (plus £8 refundable deposit).

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