Bristol is famous for
What is Bristol known for? Find out and fall in love with our city.
Bristol is proud to be an independent city.
Bristol offers something for everyone, whether you’re into music or museums.
Perfectly placed, Bristol is a gateway to the South West.
Bristol was the first British city to be named European Green Capital.
Bristol’s modern economy is built on the creative media, electronics and aerospace industries.
Laid-back, welcoming and kind: your typical Bristolian.
All the buzz of a major city without the expanse, Bristol is truly walkable.
A thriving art scene
Be inspired at the numerous artist studios and spaces across the city.
An abundance of nature
A buzzing city which is also calm, restorative and full of green spaces.
A starting place for early voyages of exploration to the New World.