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We The Curious

Anchor Road | Harbourside, Bristol BS1 5DB, England
+44 117 915 1000
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Truly one of the best museums

We the Curious is my favorite museum that I've been to. It is seriously so interesting and hands on... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Angie C
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
a great day out but shame on the price

apart from the price which was expensive even with vouchers we had used the museum was amazing... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Hamish D
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Gibraltar
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We The Curious was previously known as At-Bristol Science Centre; an educational charity with an aim to “make science accessible to all”, it opened in 2000, and welcomed over 5 million visitors in the past 17 years. At-Bristol relaunched as We The...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Anchor Road | Harbourside, Bristol BS1 5DB, England
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+44 117 915 1000
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We the Curious is my favorite museum that I've been to. It is seriously so interesting and hands on - it was a proper day out and the highlight of my trip to Bristol! The interactive displays are so fun and informative, I learned so...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

apart from the price which was expensive even with vouchers we had used the museum was amazing. All but a hand full of the exhibits were interactive in some way and not just for the kids. our son who is 5 kept running from spot...More

Thank Hamish D
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pricey! But fun! Something everyone should do once - more enjoyable if you take your time to actually learn - would recommend for children over 8. The kids under 8 didn’t really understand the science and simply ran around a lot. Kids over 8 took...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited in feb half term with our five and nine year olds. Absolute value for money- spent the whole day there and loved being able to get involved and touch the exhibits. We all learned stuff, we enjoyed the planetarium and all the animation points....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On entering the building you are in a large, spacious atrium with a well stocked gift shop but we did not pay to enter the exhibition as we found the prices too expensive for us lowly pensioners.

Thank Ian T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here with our three year old during the easter holidays. Some of the exhibits were still a little but beyond hus understanding but there is so much choice we spent a really happy day here. His favourite bits were the giant bubbles, the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My grandchildren (12&13), both boys, have thoroughly enjoyed visits since they were younger...1 about every 2 years. This time was no exception. Mostly they know what they want to see and explore, so we checked our pulse rates and looked at brains, tried the electrics...More

Thank Ann P
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WeTheCurious, Public Relations Manager at We The Curious, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Ann, Thanks so much for your review and really glad to hear you had a good time with us! We'll make sure your feedback to the cafe. This will get taken forward when regularly reviewing the menu and prices. Thanks again for your lovely...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I took two of our grandchildren (aged 6 and 8). We were as thrilled as they were! The planetarium in particular was breathtaking, as were the interactive science models. The amount of information on offer means that once you have visited you...More

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WeTheCurious, Public Relations Manager at We The Curious, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, thanks so much for taking the time to leave such a wonderful review. Lovely to hear you had such a good time with us here - hope to see you again soon. Nicky

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here with our two children aged 7 and 9, but we as adults enjoyed it just as much as they did! There is easily enough to see and do for the whole day (stopping for lunch at their delicious cafe too) and we...More

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WeTheCurious, Public Relations Manager at We The Curious, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for taking the time to leave a review! Sounds like you had a great day and we look forward to welcoming you back! If you're thinking of returning it might even be worth looking into our Membership offer for entry all year....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited during the school holidays - we entered at around 1.30pm and stayed until closing time If you Gift Aid your entry you receive vouchers to spend in the shop or café which was a lovely touch. The exhibits were fantastic. Upstairs was very busy...More

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WeTheCurious, Public Relations Manager at We The Curious, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, thanks so much for your review! Great to hear you had such a good time and I'll pass your lovely feedback on to the staff. We look forward to welcoming you back. Nicky

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Jaseofbass87
March 30, 2018|
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Response from Lucy C | Reviewed this property |
Oh yes anyone can go, it’s very interesting and informative. There were several displays I would love to spend more time on that the children either didn’t see or just skipped straight past, bless them! When it was @Bristol... More
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Emma K
March 25, 2018|
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Response from WeTheCurious | Property representative |
Hi Emma. As the Planetarium is within the rest of the exhibits we don't offer separate tickets for it during the day. We do, however, run weekly Planetarium nights shows for ages 16+ which you can get tickets for... More
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Duke
February 13, 2018|
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Response from WeTheCurious | Property representative |
Hey there, As the Planetarium shows are within the venue itself you would have to get a ticket alongside full admission to the science centre. We do, however, run weekly Planetarium Nights shows for Ages 16+ where you can... More
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