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City Campus locations

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Arnolfini at City Campus

City Campus shares the iconic building on Bristol historic Harbourside, home to Arnolfini gallery. The Arnolfini provides a unique setting for students studying Graphic Design, Graphic Arts, Drawing and Print, Curating, and parts of our Fashion Communication and Drama and Acting programmes.

The ground floor Auditorium in the Arnolfini galleries is used for lectures, drama workshops and performance workshops. Visual Culture modules are delivered here as well as at other sites within City Campus.


About the Arnolfini

The Arnolfini is one of Europe's leading centres for the contemporary arts, presenting innovative, experimental work in the visual arts, performance, dance, film, music and events, accompanied by a public programme of learning and participation activities.

The Arnolfini houses five exhibition spaces, a theatre/cinema auditorium, Reading Room and Light/Dark Studios all housed in this Grade II listed, fully accessible building.

Site address

City Campus at Arnolfini
Narrow Quay
Bristol BS1 4QA

Mail and deliveries should be directed to:

University of the West of England (UWE Bristol)
City Campus at Bower Ashton
Kennel Lodge Road
Bristol BS3 2JT

City Campus facilities

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City Campus ambassador tour

Campus can seem pretty huge when you first arrive, but it won’t take long to get your bearings. We’ve got a short video tour to help you find your way around City Campus – take a look!

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City Campus facilities tour

Get a tour of the Filmmaking, Animation and Photography and Drama facilities offer at our Bower Ashton site.

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Self-guided tours

Unable to make one of our open days and fancy glimpsing university life. Download one of our tours on our self-guided tours page and come to see us at a time that suits you.

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