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At-Bristol

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Address: Anchor Road, Bristol BS1 5DB, England
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There is so much to discover for all the family with At-Bristol!With...

There is so much to discover for all the family with At-Bristol!With hundreds of hands-on exhibits to explore, live shows and a Planetarium, At-Bristol is one of the UK’s biggest and most exciting interactive science centres.

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Hands on fun & educational with it!

We visited here today with two children, 7 & 4. Both children really enjoyed it as did the adults. So much to do and see, you can spend all day here. It is very much suitable for... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2016
PJW691
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Bridgwater, United Kingdom
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Bridgwater, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

We visited here today with two children, 7 & 4. Both children really enjoyed it as did the adults. So much to do and see, you can spend all day here. It is very much suitable for all ages which is fantastic. The day was fun but very much educational with it, I've never seen my two so eager to... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2016

A whole day should be spent here in order to sample all of the various interactive activities, which are great for kids and grown-ups alike. At-Bristol provides an ideal rainy-day outing, as it is situated next to the car-park in the heart of the city, with many surrounding restaurants, though the museum itself has its own (slightly overpriced) cafe. If... More 

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Bridport, Dorset
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101 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2016

We had a marvellous visit. Lots of hands on stuff which the kids and adults loved. Great value. We would re visit.

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Thank krizzooo1
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

Lots going on when we fished over the Bank Holiday weekend.It was great weather and children were playing in the water features. People were sitting in the square on deck chairs enjoying the sunshine. Lots of places to eat and drink.

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2016

We visit At Bristol a few times a year and attend their Home Educaters science days. They have two floors of fun, educational activities for children of all ages. There's also a cafe, an indoor picnic area, a planetarium and a well stocked shop. My daughter absolutely loves going there and I can honestly say, it's a place that she... More 

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Devon, United Kingdom
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137 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2016

We've been before about 5 year ago but it was better than before. Hours and hours and hours of fun for the kids and adults too in every way. We did the Planetarium too and that was good.

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Thank Julia R
Dublin, Ireland
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5 reviews
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

Excellent place.good for young and older children .planetary experience was just excited about it and it lived up to all expected.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2016

London's Science museum on a provincial scale. Lots of interactive display and things to keep kids occupied. UK's only 3D planetarium which is very impressive - The staff have a local charm which I liked although seemed at odds with the spacey tech theme.

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

This is one of my family's favourite places. We went on New Years Eve and did the ice skating and then again for my 9 year old son's birthday. The ages of our children are 10, 9, 4 & 2 and all four are entertained here. The vast majority of exhibits are hands on. As well as typical science orientated... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

This place is great fun and will keep your kids entertained for hours. It's a very educational experience and suits all ages. We took our 8 year old and 5 year old daughter who thoroughly enjoyed it.

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