This maritime archive houses a wealth of materials relating to Brunel, the SS Great Britain and Bristol's naval history.
SS Great Britain
Bristol's pride and joy is the mighty steamship SS Great Britain , designed by the genius engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel in 1843....
For much of the year, a replica of John Cabot's ship, the Matthew , is moored in Bristol's Floating Harbour. It's a reconstruction of...
Built in 1936, this barge opposite the SS Great Britain is owned by the Bristol Beer Factory. Descend the decks to down a pint of No. 7...
Bristolians swear this place serves the city's lushest breakfast. Bubble and squeak, dry-cure bacon and local sausages are washed down...
133 Cumberland Rd · interesting places nearby
Spike Island information
Culture vultures should make time to visit Spike Island, a lively centre for visual arts that's home to a collective of artists' studios, a contemporary art gallery and a cracking little cafe. It's a short walk south from the SS Great Britain .