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Ten Centuries of Records

EXHIBITION: With records documenting ten centuries of Bristol’s history, Bristol Archives continues the long tradition of record-keeping in the city.

Leonardo Unfinished

EXHIBITION: To complement Leonardo da Vinci: A Life in Drawing, three young Bristol artists have produced Leonardo Unfinished – an eclectic and compelling manifesto to nurture your inner polymath.

Leonardo da Vinci: A Life in Drawing

EXHIBITION: To mark 500 years since his death, we will be displaying twelve drawings by Leonardo da Vinci as part of a national celebration of one of history’s geniuses.

Tattoo: British Tattoo Art Revealed

EXHIBITION: A ground-breaking and comprehensive history of British tattooing featuring 400 original artworks, cutting edge designers, photographs and historic artifacts.

Meccano: An engineering hobby for everyone

EXHIBITION: For several generations, Meccano was the building hobby of choice for so many young people. Getting a Meccano set for birthday or Christmas was eagerly anticipated. But if you think Meccano is no longer, think again…

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?