NEW! BEING BRUNEL IN BRISTOL
In beautiful and vibrant Bristol Brunel found a market for his visionary ideas. Join us for a very enjoyable and rewarding day with visits to two of his finest works -
Please meet our Blue Badge Guide at 10.30am for morning coffee (included) in the Crypt of St. Mary Redcliffe. The church was built by the city merchants over a period of 200 years. It serves as a great canvas to introduce the story of Bristol.
This was England’s second port and in architectural terms it is still among our richest cities. Outstanding buildings remain of every century from Norman times onward. Timber-
In this city of water the floating harbour, lock gates and even some of the warehouses were designed and built by the industrious Brunel. We’ll stop by the waterside in the Old City where you’ll find plenty of choice for lunch, from a pub with a mediaeval interior to the café bar of the Theatre Royal, Britain’s oldest continually worked theatre. Stroll through elegant Queen Square or take a look at the strikingly modern Millennium Square on Harbourside.
Our afternoon is devoted to Brunel and SS Great Britain. The first iron-
New for 2018 Being Brunel explores the legacy of one of the world’s greatest and most innovative engineers. The galleries are designed to recall the Great Exhibition of 1851 which Brunel helped design. A giant eight-
Step into Brunel’s London dining room, learn about his entrepreneurial zeal and see some of the thousands of souvenirs that were made in his lifetime when he became quite the celebrity.
We’ll stay on site to buy tea before heading for home at 4.45pm.
Adults £31 & Seniors: £29
Available daily all year
Prices valid 1st April 2018 to 31st March 2019
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