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Science and Nature

Explore-At-Bristol – Discover a whole world of science and technology with intriguing exhibits and hands-on activities for all ages.

Bristol Zoo Gardens - 450 species of animals - see how this zoo is working to conserve mammals, amphibians and insects around the world.

HorseWorld – a rescue place for horses, ponies and donkeys; hands-on feeding activities and fun games for all ages.

Avon Valley Adventure & Wildlife Park – a few miles from Bristol, this adventure park is great for families.

Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm – from exotic species to the more familiar animals.

WWT Slimbridge – with species of geese, ducks, birds and swans; exciting activities such as the Canoe Safari and Flamingo feeds.

History and Culture

Brunel’s ss Great Britain – Take a trip back through time as you explore the authentically-restored decks of Brunel’s great propeller-driven ship.

Cheddar Caves & Gorge – incredible underground rock formations at Cheddar, with eerie history.

Avon Valley Railway – ride an authentic steam train through the rolling hills of the Avon Valley, with great family events on throughout the year.

Berkeley Castle – explore this centuries-old castle of days gone by. On its grounds is a tranquil walled garden and Butterfly House.

Clifton Suspension Bridge – free guided tour of Bristol’s most famous landmark with incredible views.

Wookey Hole Caves & Papermill – find the Wookey Witch and take part in other activities at these ancient underground caves.

City Museum & Art Gallery – free entry to this city museum and art gallery containing ancient artefacts, and an ever-changing schedule of exhibits and events.

Bristol Blue Glass Factory – tour the factory to see how Bristol’s most famous export is created and try toblowing your own glass bubble.

Helpful Tips & Resources

Need help navigating your way through an unfamiliar airport? Look no further than iFly.com for expert tips and advice. Here are some helpful tips to help you travel stress-free through BRS Airport: 

  • Don't let heavy bags slow you down! Make use of our airport's complimentary baggage carts, available for all travelers in the baggage claim area.
  • If you have some time before your departure, relax, grab a bite, peruse the shops, or jump on the free wifi and surf galore!
  • Are you a frequent flyer or traveling in business or first class? Check out where the airline lounges are located.
  • Once you have passed through security, you can use the interactive terminal map to find your gate, as well as the various restaurants and shops that are available on your route.
  • Need some cash for your trip? Check here for the location of in-terminal ATMs or currency exchangers.
  • If you're flying in from out of town and need transportation to your destination, consider renting a car from one of these rental car providers.