Clifton Triangle and Park Street - Bristol
If you are here on the first Saturday or first Wednesday of the month you can take a tour of the Wills Memorial Tower. See the events section for details.
Clifton Triangle and Park Street is Best For
Directions to Clifton Triangle and Park Street
The top of Park Street is dominated by the university's impressive Wills Memorial Tower. This lively area throngs with a diverse mix of people, from students to business people and shoppers to tourists. Clifton Triangle and Park Street is the main secondary shopping area in Bristol. As well as branches of some well known stores, the area contains a mix of smaller music, book and fashion shops aimed principally at young people.There are some very good restaurants and cafes catering for a variety of budgets making it easy to “refuel” if you are flagging. The tourist attractions in this area include Royal West of England Academy of Art and Bristol Museum and Art Gallery.
TOP TIP: Take a walk down Park Row from Park Street. Look up at the buildings on the left and see if you can spot the plaque dedicated to Mark Barraud owner of the dog 'Nipper'. Nipper's image was used to publicise the gramophone company which later became HMV (His Masters Voice).