What’s On

Leonardo: Between art and medicine

TALK: Speakers from the University of Bristol and the museum will individually address themes which resonate with their own disciplinary perspectives, as well as exploring the opportunities and challenges of working across the boundaries of art and medicine.

Ultra Japan

SPECIAL EVENT: Discover Japan’s cool contemporary culture and classical traditions with an immersive evening of J-Pop, activities, demonstrations, dressing up and pop-up bar.

Bristol rocks!

FAMILY: Bristol Rocks this year will be out of this world as we are celebrating 50 years since the lunar landings. Explore some amazing aspects of our moon and handle real meteorites. Dressing up, craft, handle real fossils, rocks and minerals, tours …

Dinosaur detectives

WORKSHOP: Budding palaeontologists can find out all about dinosaurs in this hands-on roar-some workshop. Meet the Bristol dinosaur, handle fossils, dress up and even make a fossil cast to take home.

Natural Selection

EXHIBITION: Artist Andy Holden and his ornithologist father Peter take us on a journey from nest-building to egg-collecting – or is it the other way around?