Getting here

  1. On foot
  2. By bus
  3. By car
  4. By boat
  5. By train
  6. By coach

Getting here on foot

We’re halfway along Park Street on Great George Street, about a five to 10 minute walk from the city centre.

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Getting here by bus

Bus numbers 1, 2, 8, 9, 16, 19, 40, and 41all travel up Park Street and from the Clifton Triangle.

For more information and timetables please visit the TravelWest website.

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Getting here by car

The museum is around two miles from the M32 on Great George St (BS1 5RR).

You can park in any of the city car parks but the closest two are College Street (BS1 5UY) and Trenchard Street (BS1 5AN), both about a five minute walk away.

Use the drive section of the TravelWest website to check for their locations and facilities.

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Getting here by boat

You can catch a ferry from Bristol Temple Meads and Hotwells to the city centre, which is a five minute walk away.

Boats run every 40-50 minutes – visit the Bristol Ferry Boats website for timetables and fares.

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Getting here by train

Bristol Temple Meads train station is a 25 minute walk away.

A number of buses run from Bristol Temple Meads to the city centre, around a five minute walk away.

For more information and timetables please visit the TravelWest website.

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Getting here by coach

The museum is around two miles from the M32 on Great George St (BS1 5RR).

Coaches can drop off in Park Street or Great George Street. Please note Park Street is a very busy road and Great George Street has limited maneuvering space. No waiting at any time.

For details on all central Bristol coach pick up/set down points and parking visit the bus section of the TravelWest website or the Visit Bristol group visit guide book.

All school or group visits must be booked in advance – contact us to book.

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