Bristol Blitzed has been produced by Bristol’s Museums, Galleries and Archives and The Architecture Centre.

Bristol’s Museums, Galleries & Archives Service

Bristol’s Museums, Galleries & Archives Service cares for and displays the city’s vast range of collections to provide inspiration, learning and enjoyment for all. The Service operates from seven sites: Bristol’s City Museum & Art Gallery, Bristol’s Industrial Museum, Blaise Castle House Museum, Red Lodge, Georgian House, Kingsweston Roman Villa and Bristol’s City Record Office.

Address Bristol City Museum and Art Gallery, Queen’s Road, Bristol, BS8 1RL
Phone 0117 922 3571

Fax 0117 922 2047

Minicom 0117 922 3573


The Architecture Centre

The Architecture Centre was founded in 1996 by the Bristol Centre for the Advancement of Architecture (BCAA), a charitable trust. Situated on the harbourside next to the Arnolfini, the Centre houses a gallery, exhibition space and shop. Its principal aim is to encourage public demand for excellent design by increasing people’s awareness and enjoyment of their built environment.

Address 16 Narrow Quay, Bristol, BS1 4QA

Phone 0117 922 1540

Fax 0117 922 1541


The trail and accompanying website were funded as part of ‘Home Front Recall’, a special lottery funded programme which commemorates the events of the Second World War and ensures that new generations can learn from them.

Images courtesy of ‘The Facey Collection at Bristol’s City Record Office’. The British Restaurant, College Green, courtesy of the Hartley Collection, Bristol’s Museums, Galleries and Archives.


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