What’s On

Extinction Voices

EXHIBITION: To highlight the seriousness of the wildlife extinction crisis, we are veiling Alfred the gorilla and 31 other animals in our World Wildlife gallery. All 32 animals are threatened with high to extreme risk of extinction.

Do you believe in magic?

EXHIBITION: From ancient uses of witchcraft, to the role superstition plays in the modern mind, this exhibition looks at how magic has been used to heal, hunt and harm.

Bristol Film Festival: Christmas

FILM: We’re partnering with Bristol Film Festival this festive season for an evening of heartwarming screenings that are bound to get you in the Christmas spirit.

Burns Night supper

SPECIAL EVENT: Join us to celebrate in style at Bristol Museum & Art Gallery and indulge in all the fun of a traditional Burns Night supper in the heart of Bristol.

Chinese New Year: Year of the Rat

SPECIAL EVENT: Celebrate Chinese New Year and welcome in the Year of the Rat with spectacular traditional and contemporary performances, stalls, workshops and activities.

Valentine’s magic

SPECIAL EVENT: Celebrate Valentine’s Day with a glass of fizz, live music and after dark viewing of Do you believe in magic? With optional romantic dinner for two.