St George's Church is a former church in Great George Street, off Park Street, on the lower slopes of Brandon Hill in Bristol, England. Since 1999 it has been used as a music venue known as St George's Bristol. It was built in the 1820s by Sir Robert Smirke. It is a Grade II* listed building.For St George's Bristol and beyond, use our Bristol trip itinerary builder site to get the most from your Bristol vacation.
St George's was built for use as a church in the Clifton area of Bristol, England, between 1821 and 1823 by the architect Sir Robert Smirke, who designed it in the Greek Revival style. It was a "Waterloo church", the only one in Bristol to receive government money from the first grant under the Church Building Act of 1818.
It has been designated by English Heritage as a grade II* listed building.
In 1999, the church underwent extensive renovations to make it suitable for use as a full-time concert venue and it re-opened that October under the name by which it is now known, St George's Bristol.
Parish records for St George's church, Brandon Hill, Bristol are held at Bristol Archives (Ref. P.St GB) (online catalogue) including baptism and marriage registers and one burial register. The archive also includes records of the incumbent, churchwardens, parochial church council and charities, plus plans and photographs.
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Went to the Fisherman's friends concert at this venue. We were seated left back row CC66-69 as only seats we could get. Could only see 4 if the 7 singers who were spread across the stage front... more »
Saw Lady Grantham herself (Elizabeth McGovern) with her band Sadie and the Hotheads a few years back at this gorgeous venue. Great acoustics, lovely hall, all lovingly kept in top shape. more »
Spotlessly clean, new decor, wonderful loos, & no loud club music being played when one is trying to enjoy a conversation. Just popped in with a friend for a cuppa & a really nice one it was. None of this tea with a hint of dried oregano leaves steeped in water drained from mount Vesuvius. Will definitely be going again.
Not sure about the music venue but the restaurant is a very enjoyable experience. Lovely setting modern but light and interesting. Food is incredible and affordable. Can't wait to eat there again!
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