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The Ultimate Bristol Walking Tour

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John Cabot

About

Combine the fascinating history of Bristol with the city's best street art on this tour which takes in many of the sights and interesting facts.

The walk starts from outside Bristol Cathedral at 11.30am on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.

The route is;
After discussing the Cathedral and Mayor's Chapel, you'll leave College Green across Park Street past Banksy's Well Hung Lover to Frogmore Street and the Hatchet Pub. You'll then pass Merchant Houses on Orchard Street, Protheroe's Warhouse and the Hippodrome to St. Augustine's Parade describing the covering of the River Frome and the Saxon town walls.

Next you'll head up Clare Street to Leonard Lane and on to Nelson Street to take in the street art. Next taking st. John's Steep to Broad Street and up to the Corn Exchange and St. Nicholas Market.

Down to St. Nicholas Church discussing the old city gate and Castle and to Welsh Back. The Llandoger Trow discussing Robinson Crusoe and Treasure Island to Queens square to discuss the Bristol riots. Next to the John Cabot statue on the Harbourside describing his voyage and the Matthew. Finishing by crossing the floating harbour to the Ostrich Pub.

You can buy tickets from the Tourist Information Centre on the Harbourside.

Or for more information - please visit the website

 

 

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Recent Reviews:

  • Nicole M
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Definitely recommend this walking tour!
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 29th August 2017
    My boyfriend and I were just staying in Bristol a short time and wanted to get a feel for the city. Duncan’s tour was the prefect mix of history, architecture and street art. He is impressively... Read full review
  • Evelyn R
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Duncan is PHENOMINAL!! Best tour I've ever been on!
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 28th August 2017
    Street artist Duncan McKellar could write the encyclopedia of Bristol! He is definitely passionate about cities, street art, history, and architecture! Feel free to ask him a question about anything... Read full review
  • The Wrong Corne... B
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Awesome tour.
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 25th August 2017
    The tour was awesome, great insight in Bristol history, architecture and art. Would definitely recommend to anyone who came to visit the city. Read full review
outside Bristol Cathedral entrance
College Green
Bristol

Tel: +44 (0)7909 221 684

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Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)

* Tours run Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.

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