Rainy Day Activities: Lose yourself in art at the Arnolfini


Arnolfini is one of Europe’s leading centres for the contemporary arts, presenting innovative works in the visual arts, performance, dance, film and music.

For over 50 years Arnolfini has provided an innovative cultural space and a diverse, interactive learning programme for visitors of all ages. 

The listed building, situated on Bristol’s historic buzzing Harbourside, is also home to a much-loved shop, offering a range of books, art publications and gift ideas. When it's raining, stop a while in the popular onsite café bar, which offers delicious locally sourced dishes and cakes. 

On sunny days, following a browse round the gallery, grab a cider from the bar and a spot outside on the dockside for the perfect Bristolian drinking spot.

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