Arnolfini is a centre for contemporary arts based on Bristol’s harbourside in the heart of the city. Founded in 1961, the organisation is dedicated to producing and presenting visual arts, performance, dance, film, music and events, underpinned by a commitment to a dynamic civic role in the city.Use our Bristol travel route site to visit Arnolfini on your trip to Bristol, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
Find out more at www.arnolfini.org.uk
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When I first saw the displays I felt I could only bring myself to spend a very short time in this ‘gallery’. I regretted the time I’d spent walking there. The building is spacious and deserves to be p... more »
Museum voor hedendaagse kunst, ontstaan in 1961 uit een particulier initiatief, gehuisvest in een voormalig industrieel gebouw aan de haven. Veel avantgardistische kunstuitingen. Video, fotografie, ob... more »Museum of contemporary Art, created in 1961 from a private initiative, housed in a former industrial building at the port. Many avant-garde art expressions. Video, photography, objects. Much attention to emancipation movements earlier and now. Women's rights, anti-war activists, gay and struggle, female voting, anti-discrimination etc. Nice and Symphatics museum, but not an absolute "must".
Great harbour side cafe/bar - perfect for summer afternoons sat outside in the sunshine. Decent selection of beer including Bristol Beer Factory. Can get busy in summer
In a great spot right along the water front. Menu lots of great choices but disappointed that I couldn't get a coffee with Coconut or Almond milk. 😢
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