An iconic Bristol attraction and venue
Discover unbeatable views
The Giants of Bristol
A magical story of giants at play, in the city of Bristol they frolic all day.
Have a peek and take a look, inside our little book.
SPRING / SUMMER OPENING TIMES
10am – 5pm – Monday to Sunday – 7 days a week
Bristol’s world-famous Balloon Fiesta began today; with just three days left, we wanted to remind you that we’ve extended our café opening hours to join in with the celebrations!read more
As you may have heard, we’ve opened our doors as a wedding venue, but the great news is that you don’t need to tie the knot to host your event at the Clifton Observatory!
We are now open for all kinds of events. Whether you are looking to host a corporate or private party, we have plenty of adaptable options to suit your requirements.
If you happened to be enjoying a jog or a stroll across the Downs soon after sunrise yesterday morning, you will have spotted some familiar, but unexpected figures on our doorstep…read more
We are delighted to announce the Newly Renovated Clifton Observatory is now open for private hire from 2018. With its unique surroundings and breath-taking views over Bristol, the Clifton Observatory is the perfect location to host your wedding, dinner, reception or conference. With both indoor and outdoor space available to hire.