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Clevedon Pier

The Toll House, The Beach, Clevedon, BS21 7QU

Tel: +44 (0) 1275978846

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Clevedon Pier at Sunset


A unique and unspoilt Grade One listed Victorian Pier

Clevedon Pier was opened in 1869 to receive paddle steamer passengers from Devon and Wales. Today it is a focal point for events, visits  and educational programmes in the beautiful Victorian coastal town of Clevedon.  Following a partial collapse in 1970, the Pier was rescued by the local community and lovingly restored over several decades.The ​Pier celebrated its 150th Birthday in 2019. Described by Sir John Betjeman as ‘the most beautiful pier in England,’  it is the only Grade 1 listed pier you can visit in the United Kingdom and features a range of attractions – including:

●  Unrivalled views of Clevedon’s historic seafront, Wales & The Severn Estuary - watch the rise and fall of the 2nd highest tidal range in the world. The pier has 8 spans - each 100 feet long. 

●  With an orientation to the south west, Clevedon Pier experiences very special sunsets - a photographers mecca!

●  Discover @ The Pier​ – An interactive hands on exhibition about Clevedon, The Pier and the Severn Estuary, which will entertain all ages.

●  Tiffin @ The Pier – award winning  food, drinks and ice cream - in two unique locations - the original Victorian Pagoda at the end of the pier and a modern fish restaurant opened as part of a new visitor centre at the landward end of the Pier in 2016.

●  Shop @ The Pier – You’ll find bespoke gifts for all those special occasions, from handmade jewellery and items made from recycled planks from the pier to an exciting ange of locally designed cards.

●  The Porthole Room – A  new function room with amazing views under the Pier for parties, meetings and events.

●  The best ​fishing​ for miles around.

●  Over 14,000 plaques, which celebrate visits, events, loved ones or just a great day out. Read some of the inscriptions - ranging from those in memory of people who have cared for the pier to the one marking the day spent here by One Direction.

●  A unique wedding location - we can cater for both small weddings or larger bespoke events

Opening Times

Dates: (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)

* 10 - 5 in winter, every day, except Christmas Day
10 - Sunset on Summer Weekends



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
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Recent Reviews:

  • rice80
    Cribbs Causeway, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Nice end to walk around Clevedon
    4 of 5 stars
    Monday, 6th January 2020
    After parking near Clevedon Hall, we walked along the front and beaches to the pier. The family ticket was a reasonable price and there was a holiday kids gnomes hunt. The views were good and the... Read full review
  • Extraordinary772679
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 12th January 2020
    On a recent visit to the lovely seaside town of Clevedon we decided to take a stroll along the pier. It cost £3-30 per person for the entry fee - not bad for what it is - there are some great views... Read full review
  • Marty0405
    Bristol, England
    Trip Type:
    Great afternoon out
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 25th January 2020
    Was a lovely stroll along the pier. Was an added bonus we could take our dog!! And very reasonably priced. Will be recommending. Thank you for a lovely afternoon Read full review

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