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Bristol: the book
Bristol: the place
Bristol: the people
Bristol: business
My Bristol
News & Press
Activities & Resources


PDFs require Adobe Acrobat. Download it for free here. Word versions of the guide do not include illustrations.

Readers' Guide (full text)PDF (3.7MB)Word

Sections of the guide:

Bristol Time LinePDFWord

The Bristol Story

Mapping the CityPDFWord

Women in Bristol's HistoryPDFWord

Science City BristolPDFWord

Made in BristolPDFWord

Bristol EducationPDFWord

Bristol HistoryPDFWord

Bristol WritingPDFWord


Activity Sheets

The Bristol Story ActivitiesPDF (1.2MB)Word

Activities for Younger ReadersPDF (1.9MB)Word

Map ActivitiesPDF (3MB)Word


Brunel's DocksidePDF (1.8MB)Word

Victorian BristolPDF (1.9MB)Word


The Bristol Story front cover

Readers' Guide cover

Activities for Younger Readers cover