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Bristol: Smartphone Self-Guided Heritage Walks

Tours Culture & history Activities Walking tours Wheelchair accessible

Discover the hidden gems of Bristol with a self-guided heritage walk and treasure hunt game. Find answers to the clues and match pictures while exploring the main highlights of the city.


  • Explore the hidden gems of Bristol
  • Find the answers to our addictive clues
  • Admire the works of Bristol's rebellious street artist, Banksy
  • Be transported back to 19th century maritime Bristol
  • Marvel at the ingenuity of Isambard Kingdom Brunel


If you are Curious About Bristol, take one of our quirky self-guided walks, where you can explore the heart of this fascinating, historic city. Not only will you visit the better-known places – we make sure you visit the unusual and intriguing ones too! Added to this we provide compelling stories about the history around you, whilst you have fun following our detailed directions, finding answers to our addictive clues and matching pictures to places along the way. You’ll discover 'hidden treasures', whilst reading about the history of Bristol and the people and events that have shaped it – whether you’re familiar with Bristol or a first-time visitor, you will spot things you would not have otherwise noticed. Download the walks to your mobile device, then follow the directions and enjoy our self-guided heritage walks at your own pace and level of interest. The walks are 1.5 miles and 1 mile respectively. The first walk is suitable for wheelchair and buggy users, however the second walk has lots of steps.


18-page mobile download (pdf) of two self-guided walks Full instructions A map with the routes and places of interest marked on Detailed directions Clues (with answers if needed, including 5 pictures to find along the way) Interesting snippets about the history of Bristol and the people and events that have shaped it Ideas for other things to see and do on the way

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