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    About Us

    Open Spaces

    Welcome to Learning-at-Bristol

    at-Bristol offers a one-stop destination for a great day out with endless educational opportunities.

    at-Bristol covers science, nature and the arts. The exhibitions and events provide stimulating starting points, raising questions, promoting creativity and encouraging citizenship. Students will be interested and inspired, seeing new ways of looking at the world around us.

    at-Bristol comprises three main attractions:

    • Explore-at-Bristol
    • Wildwalk-at-Bristol
    • IMAX Theatre-at-Bristol

    Supported Learning

    at-Bristol has been designed with learning in mind. Read our vision statement.

    We offer:

    • Free admission for teachers to plan a visit. Simply show our admissions staff a letter of identity, printed on your school’s headed paper.
    • The opportunity to view an IMAX® film free of charge. Please book this in advance by telephoning 0117 9157777
    • Briefing sessions and itineraries to structure group visits.
    • Suggested activities to focus students’ visits.
    • On-line and printed planning materials and post-visit follow up activities.
    • A full programme of themed events and specialist resources supporting curriculum requirements will be available from September 2001. Information on workshops currently available.

    Science Year

    Celebrate SCIENCE YEAR by taking part in our workshops and special events. Visit our Seven ways to celebrate Science Year activities page and find out what happened at the Giant Jump.

    Teachers Pack

    Now available in Adobe Acrobat(PDF) format (620K)


    Trail sheets for Wildwalk and Explore
    Do try this at home
    Super Slime

    Key Stage 1
    Key Stage 2
    Key Stage 3
    Key Stage 4
    Post 16

    Planning a visit

    If you are planning a visit to at-Bristol, click here to find out what you need to know.

    On the day

    Click here to find out what other information you might need for your visit.

    DNA Photocopying

    Replicate your DNA at
    our genetics workshops

    INSET for primary science

    at-Bristol collaborating with Bristol LEA offer 3 INSET days for KS1 & KS2 teachers


    Contact our dedicated Education team for further information and assistance in planning and booking your visit
    Tel: (0117) 915 7777 or e-mail us at [email protected]