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University of Bristol Theatre Collection
Cantocks Close
Bristol, UK

Phone: (0117) 3315086

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Theatre Collection Visiting Us

Opening Hours Mon 12.00 pm - 4.45 pm
Tue - Fri 9.30 am - 4.45 pm

PLEASE NOTE: As some of our holdings are stored off-site, an appointment is highly recommended to ensure that we can help you make the most of your visit.
We are closed at weekends, on Bank Holidays, University closure days and occasional other days.
Check our forthcoming closure dates.

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Admission Entrance is FREE, although we do welcome donations
Refreshments There are plenty of cafes, pubs and sandwich bars within easy walking distance of the Theatre Collection
Disabled Facilities There is an access ramp at the 21 Park Row entrance to the Theatre Collection, with a lift up to the Theatre Collection on the first floor. A toilet suitable for use by disabled visitors is on the first floor, next to the Theatre Collection. Please let us know if you have any special requirements. Access between floors is by lift, with a maximum width to fit a wheelchair of 31 inches (78cm)
Public Entrance University of Bristol Theatre Collection
21 Park Row
(opposite the Trenchard Street multi-storey car park)
Find us on the Google precinct map

The University of Bristol encourages all visitors to travel by a sustainable mode of transport when attending meetings or conferences.
Walk Visitors may find suitable directions to the Theatre Collection by using the website.
For your destination, typing in Park Row and chosing the Park Row (junction with Perry Road) option, or typing in Red Lodge will provide the most accurate end point.

Bus The main bus/coach station is a 10 minute walk away. 8 and 9 buses run regularly from the train station to the University precinct. The nearest stop to the Theatre Collection is opposite the Wills Memorial Building at the top of Park Street.

Train The nearest train station is Bristol Temple Meads. 8 and 9 buses run regularly from the station to the University precinct.
Local travel information

Car Carry straight on from the end of the M32 until you come to a T junction where you should turn right (following signs to Bus Station and Clifton). You soon come to a roundabout where you should take the second exit (following signs to Bus Station, Royal Infirmary and Clifton). Go straight on over several sets of traffic lights. There is a multi-storey car park on your left (Trenchard Street Car Park), which is opposite the Theatre Collection on Park Row.
All of the roads near to the Theatre Collection have parking meters.
If you require a disabled parking space, please contact the Director, prior to your visit.

Accommodation Contact Tourist Information for details of current accommodation in Bristol, places to eat and entertainment information. The Theatre Collection is located in BS8 (Cotham & Redland).