Visitor Information

Times and prices

Opening times

Due to a fire, our building is closed for repairs. We’ll be reopening on 2 July. Do sign up to our mailing list to be the first to hear when tickets go on sale. 


When things go back to normal, we'll be open as follows:

Term time
Tuesday to Sunday, 10am-5pm

Bristol school holidays and bank holidays
Monday to Sunday, 10am-5pm

Support us

We The Curious is an educational charity and we rely on income from ticket sales, donations and fundraising to continue our charitable projects and open our doors.

Now more than ever, we really need your support. You can do this by:

Find us

One Millennium Square, Anchor road, Harbourside, Bristol, BS1 5DB
Using Sat Nav? Please use our Sat Nav postcode BS1 5LL

Please note, we’re within the Bristol Clean Air Zone, so you may incur a fee if you use a vehicle to visit us. More info

Getting here

We The Curious

Anchor road,
Bristol, BS1 5LL

Access for all


We aim to be as family-friendly as possible and so have baby-changing facilities, buggy parks and picnic spaces - leaving you free to have a good time! 

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For visitors with limited mobility and visitors using wheelchairs

We want you to be free to have fun so all our exhibits are designed with you in mind, we offer free admission to carers and our venue is fully accessible with lifts on all floors and drop-off points for vehicles.

We also have accessible toilets and a Changing Places facility, which are available to visitors in the Harbourside area.

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People with hearing loss

We want all our visitors to have the best experience possible so we offer free admission to dedicated assistants and have a hearing loop in our Planetarium.

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Blind and partially sighted visitors

We want you to be free to have a great experience so guide and assistance dogs are welcome, there's free admission for dedicated assistants and our exhibitions are designed with you in mind.

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For further information please email


Fresh. Sustainable. Tasty.

Welcome to Double Puc Cafe, your go-to cafe at We The Curious.

We serve up handcrafted coffee, famous double puc cookies, and freshly prepared lunches, perfect for the whole family.

Open 10am-5pm Tuesday to Sunday and seven days a week during Bristol school holidays.


Whether you're exploring the exhibits or simply enjoying Millennium Square, stop by for exceptional hospitality and delicious food & drink in this iconic spot.

Photo: Dan Watkiss


Gifts, gadgets & curiosities

Open 10am-5pm Wednesday to Sunday, and seven days a week during school holidays.

Inspired by our exhibition floor, our shop specialises in pocket-money treasures and quirky curiosities. Recycled and locally sourced where possible, our stock is influenced by science and promotes creativity - much like us!

You can now visit our shop online as well as on your way out. Featuring a selection of our products, everything is sustainably sourced and packaged.

All purchases support us as a charity and members save 10%.

Photo: Dan Watkiss


Groups of 3+ save 10%

Our 3+ group discount is simple and flexible. It caters for groups of all shapes and sizes – families, support bubbles, relatives, co-workers and friends.

If you book three or more general admission tickets online, we'll automatically apply a 10% discount to your booking (excluding any Planetarium tickets).

Scouts and Guides

At the moment we're unable to welcome any large groups, aside from schools. Once things go back to normal we'll be back with discovery days and sleepovers for scouts, guides and other organised groups.

Nursery and Childminding Groups

Small groups of six or less can book general admission tickets through our website.

Birthday parties

We love a party as much as anyone, but for the time being we're unable to take party bookings.