Finding us

There are many different ways of getting you and your family up to Clifton Observatory.


Our address is: Litfield Road, Clifton Down, Clifton, Bristol BS8 3LT, United Kingdom

Clifton Observatory does not have dedicated parking. On street parking is available near the Observatory in Clifton Village and the Clifton & Durdham Downs. Please note parking in Clifton Village is now pay and display.

Walking or catching the Bus

The Clifton Observatory is a 30 min walk from Bristol City Centre. Bus number 8 & 9 runs from Bristol Temple Meads every 15 minutes stopping in central Bristol (Cabot Circus, Nelson Street, Bristol Hippodrome) along the way.

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