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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a conducted tour of the iconic H.H. Wills University building. This includes a climb up 322 steps to the top of the tower - only for the fit! - but a wonderful view of Bristol from the roof top. Following this there is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ARM167
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

The university is situated in the city area. Big and clean. Have different halls that are like relics. There is a grassland around which is good for photos. There is a big garden with nice sites, there is a place with mirror posts which is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank janinelee2018
Reviewed 26 October 2018

The main building is very old, and almost a dominant landmark of the skyline of the city. Very central, its a really lively area. Right next to the Museum, so thats a plus. Gracious building. I envy the kids studying there

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Joshsang
Reviewed 25 September 2018

The Wills Memorial Building is a Neo Gothic building designed by Sir George Oatley and built as a memorial to Henry Overton Wills III by his sons George and Henry Wills. Begun in 1915 and not opened until 1925, it is considered one of the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

The University of Bristol is an incredible feature that is thoroughly integrated within the city! It has a number of impressive buildings with stunning architecture such as the Wills Memorial Building. The facilities within such buildings is exquisite and the library is exceptional. The colleges...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank WilliamThomas
Reviewed 4 September 2018

too much University in bristol seem them taking over bristol. don't like crap. if you want join them don't go

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank AshleyJ1747
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I really liked the architecture of the university and I visited Wills Memorial Building in the University of Bristol. The Museum in the university is really good.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank AnnaS10390
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Walking past the top of Park Street you could be forgiven for not realising you can visit the amazing tower above and have a fantastic tour of Bristol University main hall too. Tours need to be booked, you also need to be fairly fit because...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank yummy88877
Reviewed 17 February 2018

You wouldn't visit a high school as an attraction, so why would you visit a university? It's not interesting...

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Jess H
Reviewed 23 October 2017

walk round to the back of Physics and there are beautiful gardens and interesting sculptures. So much more than just what you see from the main road. Wills Memorial is a must see.

Date of experience: October 2017
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