Photo: Jamie Woodley

Arnolfini is located in Bristol’s historic floating harbour area in the heart of the city.

Arnolfini’s ground-floor is open seven days a week offering access to our bookshop and cafe/bar.

Information Desk and Gallery opening times

During exhibitions
Tues-Sun: 11am–6pm
Monday: Closed

Angelica Mesiti’s ASSEMBLY runs from Saturday 18 January to Sunday 26 April 2020

Amak Mahmoodian’s Zanjir runs from Saturday 18 January to Sunday 22 March 2020

Please be aware these opening times may change from time to time due to events.

Bookshop Opening Times
Everyday: 10am – 6pm

Bristol Beer Factory at Arnolfini Cafe bar Opening Times
Sunday – Wednesday: 9am – 10pm
Thursday – Saturday: 9am – 11pm

Please note Arnolfini Cafe Bar will close at 5pm on Saturday 25 January, open as usual the following day

Kitchen opening hours:
Sunday – Monday: 9am – 4pm
Tuesday – Saturday: 9am – 9pm


Stay at Bristol’s Clifton Hotels

Arnolfini visitors receive a special discount off best available rates when booking directly with Clifton Hotels.

Simply quote ARNOLFINI when booking online:

Berkeley Suites

The Berkeley Square Hotel

The Clifton Hotel

The Rodney Hotel

The Washington Guesthouse

For more to see in the area, please have a look at Go Bath Bristol’s website.