What’s on

Banksy’s Devolved Parliament

SPECIAL EVENT: Banksy’s Devolved Parliament is currently on display in the front hall of Bristol Museum & Art Gallery to celebrate 10 years since Banksy vs Bristol Museum

Harbour Festival Hospitality

SPECIAL EVENT: Join us for a Harbour Festival experience with a difference! Serving up the best views of the action from our rooftop Event Suite and terrace, you can soak up the sunshine and enjoy locally sourced fresh food and drink without the queu…

Songs from Shakespeare’s plays

SPECIAL EVENT: A free concert to complement the Shakespeare festival in the heart of the city. Wander throughout this beautiful building listening to music by Rosafresca.

Romans at the Villa

SPECIAL EVENT: Visit Kings Weston Roman Villa to discover amazing mosaics, a bath suite and underfloor heating. Handle real Roman objects and meet our friendly Romans from the Ermine Street Guard.

How to be a Roman

Find out about the Romans in Bristol in this Roman-themed workshop.
Taste Roman food, dress up in Roman clothes, play Roman games, make crafts and handle real artefacts in this hand-on workshop.

Marvellous masks

Handle amazing masks from around the world. Explore our collections looking for inspiration for your own mask, and then make a mask of your own to take home.

What a Knight!

Take part in a merry medley of Medieval-themed activities. Children will learn about heraldry, make Apostle badges, try brass rubbing, handle real and replica objects, taste Medieval food and make a stained glass window decoration.