View of Beacon House from the corner of Queens Road and Queens avenue, showing the entrance to the building and some seating through the glass windows.

Where city and University meet

The reception desk at Beacon House. The word 'welcome' is written across it in various languages. Reception

The Beacon House reception is open to everyone.

Visit our friendly team to find out about University public events, campus tours and more.

Opening times

Monday to Friday, from 8 am to 4 pm.

Seats and desks in the study area at Beacon House. Study centre

There are around 500 study seats available in the study centre.

Facilities include silent study areas, printing and scanning, and wheelchair access.

Opening times

Opening times vary through the year.

A cup of coffee and a muffin. Café

Enjoy some great food and drink in our café, serving a choice of coffees and fairtrade teas as well as smoothies, morning pastries, freshly made sandwiches, wraps, soup, cakes and more.

Opening times

Monday to Friday, from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.


Beacon House
University of Bristol
Bristol BS8 1SE
Beacon House access guide.

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