What’s on

Empire Through the Lens

EXHIBITION: We asked 27 people to choose one piece from the British Empire & Commonwealth collection and discuss the legacy of Empire and the post-colonial experience.

Bristol Music: Seven decades of sound

EXHIBITION: Using stories contributed by people from all over the city, this exhibition takes your memories of attending gigs, festivals and clubs, and charts the history of music in Bristol.

Woman’s Hour Craft Prize

EXHIBITION: Showcasing the most innovative and exciting craft practice in the UK today, this exhibition from the V&A marks the 70th anniversary of BBC Woman’s Hour. 

Tales of the Vales: Stories from A Forgotten Landscape

EXHIBITION: An exhibition and publication about the geology and rich natural resources of the extraordinary River Severn. The immense floodplain has been shaped over millennia, first by the Severn’s extraordinary tides and then by human activity.  

Bristol women at war

EXHIBITION: This exhibition will take you back in time to follow how Bristol’s women contributed to the war effort and kept families running whilst husbands, brothers and sons were away on the front line.