How to get here

The building is in the heart of the old city and about a 20 minute walk from Bristol Temple Meads train station, close to many luxury hotels and restaurants which are suitable for wedding and civil ceremony receptions. 

If you're visiting Bristol, check the Visit Bristol Go to (opens new window) website for more information.



Our address is:

The Old Council House
Corn Street
Bristol BS1 1JG


There is level access into the building and adapted toilets on the same floor.

There's currently a project underway to install induction hearing loops in all conference and meeting rooms to further enhance the building accessibility.


Any bus that stops at the centre is a short walk away.

Buses 1, 2 90, 91, 92, 512, 668, 672 and X54 also stop nearby on Union Street and Wine Street.


Bristol Temple Meads station is a 15-minute walk from the Old Council House.


There are many parking facilities nearby

The Gallery car park and NCP car parks on Nelson Street, Queen Charlotte Street and Rupert Street are all within a five-minute walk.


Welsh Back and Castle Park landings are both just a five-minute walk from the Old Council House.

Timetables are on the Bristol Ferry Boats site.


You can plan your journey with Better by bike.