14 May 2019

Walk: Bristol’s street art

Join local graffiti artist Rob Wheeler on a walking tour of some of the key sites in Bristol’s world-famous street art scene, past and present.

Gain an insight into the development of the scene, some of the key players and events, and the politics and controversies surrounding the art form.

Rob will share his knowledge and passion, as well as getting you thinking, asking questions and looking to the future.

The walk is at a gentle pace and suitable for participants of all levels of fitness.

Image: Artwork by Rob Wheeler.


M Shed – Park Street – Perry Road – Nelson Street – M Shed

Additional information
Please check with your GP if you are not sure if you are capable of completing a three mile walk. This walk also includes gradients and steps.

Rob Wheeler will meet you at M Shed information desk 5-10 minutes before the walk is due to begin. There will be breaks at key locations where Rob will point out sites of key interest and talk about their significance.

Suitable clothing
Although the routes are not strenuous, please be aware that surfaces may be uneven and could be slippery when wet. We strongly recommend that you dress appropriately for the weather with warm/waterproof clothing and comfortable footwear.

For your safety
Please take care when crossing busy roads and always use the designated crossings where indicated. Please be aware of other road users and pedestrians, particularly by leaving space on pavements for people to cross safely.