Plan Your Visit
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.
Working with our partners, we seek out the best of Bristol’s live music spaces to out on a diverse programme. From intimate corners to open arenas, we put the music wherever it sings.
Find out how to join our Access Register, Access booking online, website accessibility and accessibility details around our core and partner venues.
How to book
Online booking for events or activities is available 24 hours. You can also book over the phone during our box office opening hours. Find out more in our FAQs below.
Bank Holiday Opening Times
Monday 19 September 2022
Bristol Beacon and Beacon Music Centre will be closed on Mon 19 Sep for the funeral of Queen Elizabeth II.
Our phone lines and in-person counter services will be closed.
Bristol Loaf will be open 10:00-16:00
Our venue on Trenchard Street is open:
Bristol Beacon is also open for events in our foyer at the times advertised.
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.
Cafés and bars
Bristol Loaf is open:
Our café and bars will be open for all Bristol Beacon events at the times advertised.