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Historical Walks: Bristol's Floating Harbour

5 December 2016

Join our expert guides as they take you on a trip into Bristol’s old docklands, pointing out its maritime heritage and supplementing the tour with a wealth of fascinating photographs and maps.

Dates

  • Tuesday 6 December, 10.30am
  • Tuesday 3 January, 10.30am

Routes

M Shed – Floating Harbour – The New Cut – M Shed

Additional Information

Volunteer guides will meet you at M Shed information desk 5-10 minutes before the walk is due to begin. There will be breaks at key locations where the volunteers will point out sites of key interest and talk about their significance.The majority of the tour is suitable for wheelchairs but some areas may be difficult to navigate.

Suitable Clothing

Although the routes are not strenuous, please be aware that surfaces may be uneven and could be slippery when wet. We strongly recommend that you dress appropriately for the weather with warm/waterproof clothing and comfortable footwear.

For your Safety 

Please take care when crossing busy roads and always use the designated crossings where indicated. Please be aware of other road users and pedestrians, particularly by leaving space on pavements for people to cross safely.

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