Become a supporter

And help us produce the festival year after year


Bristol Open Doors is a once-a-year chance to look behind closed doors and explore fascinating buildings – all for free. If you enjoy your weekend ramblings, please donate to the festival and help us to keep the doors open year on year.

Level 1   £15

Donate just £15 and we’ll thank you by:

  • posting you a printed programme
  • sending you a supporters badge that helps you ‘skip the queue’ at drop-in venues over the weekend

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Level 2   £25

Increase your donation and get a spot on the sought after boat tours. Benefits:

  • posted printed programme
  • a supporters badge
  • PLUS: One place on the Buildings by Boat tour


Level 3   £100

Our top tier gets you a year-round Friends Membership to the Architecture Centre. Benefits:

  • posted printed programme
  • a supporters badge
  • 2 x tickets on the Buildings by Boat tour
  • PLUS: Annual Friend Membership to Architecture Centre

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Bristol Open Doors is produced by the Architecture Centre, registered charity no. 290575. To help us run the festival year on year, and deliver accompanying education programmes please donate as little or as much as you can.

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“When else do you get to explore secret spaces of the city. I’m glad to support the festival.”

– attendee


We have various supporter opportunities available, including event sponsorship and media partnership. Contact us to find out how we can tailor a package to suit your business needs.

© Chris Wilkins