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Brunel’s ss Great Britain (2021)

Experience the sights, sounds and smells of life on board for Victorian passengers and crew. Descend below the glass ‘sea’ to touch the world’s first great ocean liner. This iconic steam ship, and national treasure, was designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel, and lies at the heart of a multi award-winning visitor attraction. Being Brunel explores the life and legacy of Isambard Kingdom Brunel. It brings together the world's most significant collection of one of engineering's greatest minds.


Operator: The ss Great Britain Trust

Address: Great Western Dockyard Gas Ferry Road Bristol Bristol BS1 6TY

  • Telephone: 0117 926 0680
  • Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • Website: View website

Open Days & Times

Visit website for details for 2021.


  • By Bus: 506
  • By Rail: Bristol Temple Meads / 1.5 miles


  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

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