Travelling by train to We The Curious is super-simple. The nearest railway station to We The Curious is Bristol Temple Meads, which is served by GWR and CrossCountry services throughout the day. It's 21 minutes to We The Curious on foot. Exit the station and head east through Redcliffe, across Pero's Bridge and you'll find We The Curious next to Bristol Aquarium.

We The Curious is an idea and a place for everyone. The venue on Bristol’s harbourside is a bit like an indoor festival, with all sorts of different experiences, where you can interact with exhibits, test stuff out and take part rather than just visit. It’s also home to the UK’s first 3D Planetarium. We The Curious is all about empowering everyone to ask questions and get creative - with boundaries removed between science, art, people and ideas – a culture of curiosity.

Visit the We The Curious website for opening information.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours: Please note: Reservations and tickets requiring reservations are sold at the following times only: Mon - Sat 08:30 - 18:00
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays05:30 - 21:30
Saturday 05:30 - 21:30
Sunday 06:45 - 21:30
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
ShopsAvailable
PostboxAvailable
TelephonesAvailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
ATMAvailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
ToiletsAvailable
ShowersUnavailable
Baby changeAvailable
WiFiAvailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes
Staff assistance is available; please request assistance from any member of staff if you have not booked assistance in advance.
Customer Service notes
Please call our Customer Services Centre on 03457 000 125 (07:00-22:00 every day)
Customer help pointsUnavailable
CCTVAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorAPCOA Parking (UK) Limited
Car parking spaces374
Carpark charges
Annual£1463.00
Daily£11.30
Monthly£183.50
Three Monthly£504.00
Weekly£56.50
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces444
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
Platforms 3 and 4 and at the front of station
Cycle storage notes<p>Please note cycles can be carried on our trains free of charge.</p>
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

via lifts to all platforms and facilties, ticket office is also step free

Ramps for train accessAvailable
WheelchairsAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

Accessible taxis are available

Departures and arrivals from Bristol Temple Meads

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Bristol Temple Meads station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Weston-super-MareGreat Western Railway10:2710On time
to London PaddingtonGreat Western Railway10:3015On time
to Cardiff CentralGreat Western Railway10:327On time
to Glasgow CentralCrossCountry10:353On time
to AvonmouthGreat Western Railway10:381On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Bristol ParkwayGreat Western Railway10:2610On time
from WestburyGreat Western Railway10:295On time
from Severn BeachGreat Western Railway10:301On time
from Worcester Foregate StreetGreat Western Railway10:319On time
from YorkCrossCountry10:3612On time

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