Opening Times and Booking a Visit

Photo by Hannah Atkinson

Arnolfini Gallery

Galleries are open Tuesday to Sunday, 11am to 6pm. Exhibition slots are bookable in advance, in order not to exceed capacity needed for social distancing, with some walk-ins available on the day too.

Find out more about our latest exhibitions and events online.

As a charity we do rely on donations in order keep this amazing facility available. You can donate online. Any amount is always welcome and we appreciate your support, thank you.

Arnolfini Bookshop

Arnolfini Bookshop is open Tuesday to Sunday, 11am to 6pm.

NHS workers and students receive 10% discount on presentation of a valid ID card.

Orders can also be placed online at

Arnolfini Harbourside Bar 

Arnolfini Harbourside Bar, run by Bristol Beer Factory is open both outside on decking areas as well as inside. We have worked with super chef Josh Eggleton to bring you a simple, delicious menu of burgers – beef, chicken, veggie and vegan.
Please note we are unable to take advance bookings and all times are subject to change.

Opening times
Sunday to Wednesday, 11am to 10pm (last order on the app at 9.45pm)
Thursday to Saturday, 11am to 11pm (last order on the app at 10.45pm)

Food Served
Monday and Tuesday, kitchen closed
Wednesday to Friday, 5pm to 9.30pm
Saturday and Sunday, 12pm to 9.30pm

There are four portacabin toilets outside and two accessible toilets inside. Both are for exclusive use of Arnolfini Harbourside Bar customers only. There are public facilities on the opposite side of the Harbour, details at

0117 917 2300

Covid-19 Measures in place at Arnolfini

See full details on measures we have taken in line with Covid Secure Guidelines.

The latest advice can be found at:
Public Health England  Coronavirus: latest information

Guidance from the NHS

There is also information as to how to protect your mental health during Coronavirus at

Please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page for any queries you may have about visiting Arnolfini.

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