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Sharing the joy of music together

Bristol Beacon is a place of welcome warmth and light.

We invite music makers, music lovers and music explorers of every kind to enjoy our spaces at Bristol Beacon, as well as Beacon Music Centre – our creative learning base in Southmead.

When you visit us you can expect a friendly welcome. From meeting friends for coffee in our café, to joining us for music lessons and live performances, we help make space for you to experience the joy of music.

Our Venues

Opening Times

Bristol Beacon

Our venue on Trenchard Street is open:

Mon-Sun, 8:00-18:00

Beacon Music Centre

Our creative learning centre in Southmead:

Open for pre-booked lessons and activities Monday-Sunday.

For general enquiries, please contact us via telephone or email.

Beacon Music Centre office staff are available to meet in-person by appointment only. Should you wish to meet with a member of Beacon Music Centre staff, please arrange via telephone or email.

Box Office

Our in-person box office and phone lines are open:

Monday 14:00-17:00 (if there is a show)
Tuesday 12:00-17:00
Wednesday 10:00-17:00
Thursday 10:00-17:00
Friday 10:00-17:00
Saturday 14:00-17:00 (if there is a show)
Sunday 14:00-17:00 (if there is a show)

Email enquiries will be responded to within 3 working days.

Online booking is available 24 hours. If we experience any issues with our box office systems, we will post updates on Twitter.

Cafes & Restaurant

Bristol Loaf: Mon-Sun

Colonnade: Mon-Sat

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Our Stalls bar and Terrace bar are open 1 hour before the start time of the event and usually close 30 mins before the end of the show.

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Frequently Asked Questions

If you can’t find the information you need, take a look at our frequently asked questions or feel free to get in touch by phone, email or online enquiry form.

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