Getting here on foot
We’re located on Queens Road just off Park Street, around a ten minute walk from the city centre.
Bicycle stands can be found next to the pedestrian crossing opposite Browns restaurant.
Getting here by train
Bristol Temple Meads train station is a 25 minute walk away.
Clifton Down train station is a 15 minute walk away.
Both stations are served by the 1, 2, 8 and 9 bus services which stop near the museum.
Getting here by car
The museum is around two miles from the M32 on Queen’s Rd (BS8 1RL).
You can park in any of the city car parks but the closest two are West End (BS8 1EH) and Trenchard Street (BS1 5AN), both about a five minute walk away.
Please note: The bottom of University Road (between Queen’s Road and Elmdale Road) is currently closed to traffic and parking.
Use the drive section of the TravelWest website to check for their locations and facilities.
Getting here by coach
The museum is around two miles from the M32 on Queens Rd (BS8 1RL).
Coaches/minibuses can drop off and pick up at the front entrance on Queens Road – there are no parking facilities, and there’s no waiting at any time. Please note it’s a very busy road.
All school or group visits must be booked in advance – contact us to book.