Brunel Institute

Client: ss Great Britain Trustees
Value: £3m
Duration: 2005 – 2010

The Brunel Institute is a world-class conservation and education centre alongside Brunel’s masterpiece, the ss Great Britain.

It comprises a conservation suite & archive, major reference library, lecture theatre and seminar rooms, education space, teaching offices and a new ticket and reception area serving the whole site and enhancing the visitor experience.

The Institute encourages education at every level and provides an invaluable resource and service to researchers as well as those with a passing interest in maritime history and Brunel himself.



Bristol Civic Society Environmental Award