7 July 2022

Historical walk: Statues, monuments and memorials – unlocking Bristol’s stories

This walk will look at statues, memorials and other commemorative objects, and bring to life some of the stories associated with them.

As you explore Bristol, passing historic buildings and streets, there is a wealth of stories waiting to be retold about the city and its people.

This walk starts at M Shed and finishes along Broad Quay.

Upcoming dates

  • Thursday 7 July, 2.30pm
  • Thursday 4 August, 2.30pm
  • Thursday 1 September, 2.30pm
  • Thursday 6 October, 2.30pm
  • Thursday 3 November, 2.30pm

Volunteer guides will meet you 5-10 minutes before the walk is due to begin. There will be breaks at key locations where the volunteers will point out sites of key interest and talk about their significance. The majority of the tour is suitable for wheelchairs but some areas may be difficult to navigate.

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.

Additional information

For more information contact Lee Hutchinson:
0117 903 1919 (Tuesday-Friday)