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The New Room Museum

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The New Room Museum

About

The Museum at the New Room tells the incredible story of the lives of John and Charles Wesley, the early beginnings of Methodism and its relevance today.

Explore 12 interactive rooms which take you on a fascinating journey into the world of Methodism in the 18th and 19th centuries. During your visit you will discover what life was like in Georgian Bristol and how Methodism spread throughout Britain, America and across the rest of the world.

Discover how the New Room played a vital role in providing healthcare and education for those in need and how John Wesley took a stand against slavery. Discover the challenges faced by Wesley in his fight for social justice and be inspired to continue that work today.

Adults £7
Children (5-16) £4
Senior (over 65) £6
Student £6
Child (under 5)  Free
Carer Free

Family (1 adult and up to 3 childre) £10
Family (2 adults and up to 3 children ) £15*

*each additional child, £2 per child

All tickets to the museum are valid for one year from the date of purchase.

Extras

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant - We have a delicious range of drinks, cakes and light lunches as well as afternoon teas and daily specials. Our café caters for vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free diets. Locally sourced and committed to fairtrade.

Establishment Features

  • Audio Commentary in Foreign Languages - We have an audio guide in English, Spanish and Korean. A special children’s audio guide is also available.
  • Conference facilities
  • Event Venue
  • Toilets

Key Features

  • In town/city centre

Specialist Features

  • Marketed towards families

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Compulsory for Groups

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Find out about the latest on the roads and get travel directions from TravelWest.info

Public Transport Directions

For comprehensive information about getting here by public transport, please visit TravelWest.info

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    190
  • Very Good
    84
  • Average
    16
  • Poor
    0
  • Terrible
    1

Recent Reviews:

  • Ursula A
    Ceredigion, United Kingdom
    Lovely little place
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 6th August 2019
    We popped in as my son was intent on showing me where parts of Poldark had been filmed. We ended up going upstairs to the museum which was small but very interesting. The gent on the desk was so... Read full review
  • Craffwr
    West Wales
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Piece of Welsh history in City Centre
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 19th August 2019
    Chapel was well preserved with substancial information regarding the history behind the Methodist movement amongst the Welsh Christians presiding in Bristol during the 19th century. Pleasant visit... Read full review
  • ericsF8715XH
    Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
    Well put together museum
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 20th August 2019
    The museum above the New Room Chapel was very well put together, packing a lot of information into a relatively compact space. Set up to keep you flowing through. My 4 year old twins were a little... Read full review
36 The Horsefair
Broadmead
Bristol

Tel: +44 (0)117 926 4740

Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)
DayTimes

* Last entry is 3.30pm

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