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Conference venue good views

Came here for a conference rather than exhibition. Good acoustics and AV in hall and lovely views... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
comfy2
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Hampshire, United Kingdom
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Free and interesting, if rather basic

Nice little show of Bristol and what it represents. Not massively in-depth, and with input from... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
James A
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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See amazing film and photographs, listen to moving personal stories, encounter rare and quirky objects and add your own memories of Bristol through the interactive displays. From prehistoric times to the present day, M Shed tells the story of the...more
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Came here for a conference rather than exhibition. Good acoustics and AV in hall and lovely views of harbour from the Vere day above.

Thank comfy2
BristolMuseums, Box Office at M Shed, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear comfy2 Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards - James

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My partner and i loved visiting the M Shed! It was free, fun and interactive, with something there for everyone. We particularly enjoyed the music exhibition that was on at the time, and the floor map of bristol! There is also a viewing platform outside...More

Thank Jasmine C
BristolMuseums, Box Office at M Shed, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Jasmine C Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards - James

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wouldn’t pay to see it , yes it interactive and a little interesting but on entering I went to take a photo with my selfie stick and was told by staff that I could not use it as it could damage some of the exhibits!...More

Thank Kim C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Find this place! The M shed has everything here, great bars great restaurants and a great place to chill by the river to eat your food.

Thank Dino L
BristolMuseums, Box Office at M Shed, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Dino L Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards - James

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice little show of Bristol and what it represents. Not massively in-depth, and with input from locals, it feels very "local", which is no bad thing, but does give it a slightness. As a free venue, it's hard to be critical, and there's an hour...More

Thank James A
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is something for everyone and it is free to go to. There is so much to see and from other people's comments different things to see on different days which means go more than once.More

Thank mitsilad
BristolMuseums, Box Office at M Shed, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear mitsilad Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. You might be interested in our Docks Heritage weekend which is taking place on Saturday the 29th and Sunday the 30th of September from 11am - 5pm. All of the historical boats, cranes...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited Bristol as a mini family holiday. Looking for the Gromits around the city and two were located here. The Gromits were soon forgotten as we wandered around the exhibits about Bristol transport, people and industry from years gone by. The children enjoyed some of...More

Thank tynparc
BristolMuseums, Box Office at M Shed, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear tynparc Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. If you enjoyed the aspects relating to the industrial history of Bristol you might be interested in our Docks Heritage Weekend running on Saturday the 29th and Sunday the 30th of September from...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the M shed whilst searching on the Gromit unleashed tour . The day was wet and free to enter , so it was quite busy within , but it is a large place over 3 floors so it never feels cramped . There is...More

Thank mikezhivago
BristolMuseums, Box Office at M Shed, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear mikezhivago Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards - James

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the M Shed with 8 and 6 year old children and there was plenty there to keep them interested. The special "History of Bristol music" exhibition on the top floor was especially interesting and we spent quite a while there. There are lots...More

Thank LizM99
BristolMuseums, Box Office at M Shed, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear LizM99 Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards - James

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a amazing little railway, which goes right through the harbour. There are 2 sections to the line and we did both. You sit in a open carriage, great going through the streets, seeing people get out of the way. A unique railway, with...More

Thank bazonian2015
BristolMuseums, Box Office at M Shed, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear bazonian2015 Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. Seeing as you enjoy the railway and the working exhibits you might be interested to know about the upcoming docks heritage weekend. It is taking place here at the Mshed on Saturday the...More

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Hello, There is no admission fee for entry to M Shed, we do welcome donations. For some temporary exhibitions we may charge for tickets, or sometimes operate a 'Pay What You Think' scheme where visitors can see the... More
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Hello, There is no admission fee for entry to M Shed, we do welcome donations. For some temporary exhibitions we may charge for tickets, or sometimes operate a 'Pay What You Think' scheme where visitors can see the... More
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