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UNVEILING OF A BLUE PLAQUE TO CELEBRATE BRISTOL’S FIRST THEATRE Friday 31st May 2019 13:15 pm

In 2018, Rachel Rose Reid wowed us with the first part of an epic that’s not been told in England for 700 years. Join us for more of this incredible lost story – whether or not you’ve heard part 1….

Earlier this year Dan Cruickshank embarked upon a perilous journey to Syria, in order to discover what had happened to the ancient city of Palmyra during the three years of Islamic State control.

Join Closer Each Day Company, creators of Bristol’s cult hit Closer Each Day: The Improvised Soap Opera, as they take over Brunel’s SS Great Britain

‘How would anyone even know there was a story to tell, if I said nothing? So I passed it on, the story, everything that happened, all about us Gas Gi…

We all want to meet people from history. The trouble is everyone is dead! So it’s time to prepare yourselves for a special production of Horrible Histories featuring MORE of your favourite characters from our barmy…

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Brunel’s ss Great Britain needs you!! Volunteers play an important part in all that we do – from explaining how we care for the precious items in our collections to guiding people around the ship and even playing t…