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Clifton Suspension Bridge Visitor Centre

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So informative.

Immediately by the bridge is the visitor centre and if you've walked across the bridge, then call... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Suratrichard
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Surat Thani, Thailand
Fascinating visit to an Iconic structure in Bristol

A walk across the bridge to the visitor centre, finding out all about it, great for adults and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
princessjane13
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Toll House East Suspension Bridge Road | Leigh Woods, Bristol BS8 3PA, England
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All reviews clifton suspension bridge excellent visitor centre educational facility historical info on hand to answer any questions individual shops great place to learn great info helpful volunteers leigh woods informative exhibition must visit if you are interesting place to visit both adults and children museum is free iconic landmark victorian engineering
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Immediately by the bridge is the visitor centre and if you've walked across the bridge, then call in here. We were glad of the shelter from the bitterly cold( to us!) wind on the bridge! The centre isn't overly large but contains a wealth of...More

Thank Suratrichard
Reviewed 1 week ago

A walk across the bridge to the visitor centre, finding out all about it, great for adults and children (there are fun interactive things for kids to do) and then a walk back across to think on about what you have discovered.

Thank princessjane13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very informative welcoming staff. Attracts all ages. Caters for all visitors worldwide. Parking up on the Downs. Great photo opportunities of the bridge. Nicely presented in modern building.

Thank Hazel S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small centre on the Leigh Woods side of the bridge that is well worth a visit for more background to the building of the bridge. There are well-presented informative displays, with some nice reminiscences from former and current staff and their families. Free admission but...More

Thank Owenian
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really interesting visitor centre just at the end of the bridge. Very good historical displays and photos. Well worth a visit.

Thank Deb M
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Having walked across the bridge we went into the Visitor Centre and were immediately impressed with the welcome we received from the enthusiastic staff (volunteers?) who were so helpful in making our visit a positive one. It doesn't take too long to stroll around and...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Lots of information at the visitor centre and very friendly staff. We walked across the bridge and the views are fantastic. Then we went to the observatory very close by and went on the camera obscura and visited the cliff side cave. I think we...More

Thank Molashgarage
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Great story of the building of the bridge. loads of information. A treat for children to. Free entrance

Thank rosierosie35
Reviewed 27 August 2018

If you are visiting the suspension bridge I would highly recommend spending half an hour to 45 minutes of your time at the visitor centre to learn all about the history and heritage of this iconic landmark. Some great interactive exhibits help to bring the...More

Thank KVJ166
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Visited the bridge many times as a child and growing up, but found out so many things about the planning and the construction. Informative and well presented.

Thank Mark B
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