Trip Planner:   Europe  /  UK  /  England  /  Bristol  /  At-Bristol

At-Bristol, Bristol

3.5
#4 of 17 in Museums in Bristol
Exercise your mind in one of the UK’s biggest interactive science and discovery centers. The stated aim of At-Bristol is "to make science accessible to all" through hands-on exhibits to be enjoyed by the young and old alike. The permanent and special exhibits are organized into various themes: take a trip to space in the planetarium, discover the incredible science of the human body, become an animator, and discover how humans have harnessed the power of nature. The center also runs a "meet the experts" program where you can ask questions, share opinions, conduct experiments, and meet the scientists behind the latest cutting-edge research. Add At-Bristol to your Bristol travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Bristol travel itinerary planner.
Create an itinerary including At-Bristol
map
Reviews
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
1,358 reviews
Google
2.6
TripAdvisor
  • August 20, 2017
    Great experience, did all 3 planetarium shows which were great especially Tammy and Rose. Had fun using exhibits but not all were working which was disappointing and could also do with few more inform...  more »
  • August 20, 2017
    Most science museums are full of hands on activities and even if they cost are a welcome change from the "thou shalt not touch" of the typical museum. This is like that but on a slightly smaller scale...  more »
  • August 20, 2017
    My children really enjoyed their visit but it's really, dreadfully expensive. I'm old enough to have been to the original Exploratory back in the mid to late 1980s and this doesn't have quite the same...  more »
Google
  • Could and should be really nice but was expensive and the service slow and food was terrible.
  • 👍👌👪 Nice Place
  • Menu not very varied and prices are on the high side.
  • Too expensive

Plan your trip to Bristol

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Bristol

Providing a convenient base from which to explore the West Country, Bristol offers relatively inexpensive lodging options, including boutique hotels, small B&Bs, and trendy self-catering apartments. Consider staying in the old town center, conveniently located close to Bristol's main road and rail networks. Options here range from modern hotels to vintage guesthouses, often featuring sunny courtyards.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Plans in Bristol by other users

3 days in Bristol BY A USER FROM CYPRUS November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Bristol BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Bristol BY A USER FROM ITALY September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Bristol BY A USER FROM FINLAND September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 30 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in England BY A USER FROM GREECE November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Bristol BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Bristol BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, relaxing, beaches, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: October, relaxing, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 32 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 23 days in Ireland & United Kingdom BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Bristol BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Bristol BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans