Best Museums and Art Galleries in Bristol Area

Local Recommendations from our My Guide Bristol team

Whether your interest lies in traditional or modern art, historical artifacts or social history you will find something in Bristol to meet your tastes.

For Contemporary Art check out the Arnolfini or the Royal West Academy of Arts. If you prefer social history visit the recently opened M Shed that uncovers the enthralling story of Bristol told through a variety of exhibits and interactive displays. . TOP TIP: Time a visit to the M Shed to coincide with open days for the working exhibits on the harbourside.