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O2 Academy - Bristol

O2 Adacemy Bristol

Access information for the O2 Academy - Bristol.

VENUE: O2 Academy Bristol

ADDRESS: 1-2, Frogmore St, Bristol BS1 5NA

CONTACT: 0117 927 9227


There are parking spaces situated on Frogmore Street and St George’s Road.

You’ll find a drop off point outside the venue and there are accessible bays in the 24 hour car park on Trenchard Street which has a lift to Frogmore Street.

If you require accessible tickets for any events at O2 Academy’s across the country you will need to provide proof of your disability. The simplest way is to register for an Access Card.

Don’t have an Access Card? You can complete the online booking form, call the venue on +44 (0)117 927 9227 or email the O2 Academy Bristol at [email protected] . You can also text the venue on +44 (0)117 927 9227

If you require a complimentary ticket for your companion – available for registered disabled people – please tell the venue at the time of booking.

If you require an information sheet in braille please email [email protected]

The box office located inside the main entrance at the foyer it does not at an accessible height or equipped with an induction loop.

Limited wheelchair spaces are available on a first come first served basis, please request this service at the time of booking. The O2 Academy2 Bristol is not accessible for wheelchairs and is situated up three flights of stairs – There is no lift inside the venue.

There is a reserved space for wheelchair users in the main auditorium which can be accessed via a ramp.

If you require a seat please note there are steps into the auditorium.

If you wish to visit the venue before you make a booking please contact the O2 Academy Bristol direct.

There is an accessible toilet on the ground floor, more toilets situated around the venue although these can only be accessed up flights of stairs.

The bars do not have lowered counters but the friendly staff will be happy to assist you.

If you need any assistance using the cloakroom please notify a member of staff.

Assistance dogs are welcome in the venue – please let the academy know if you wish to bring one when you make your booking.

There is a medical room situated on the ground floor.

If you need any help purchasing any merchandise please contact a member of staff.

Please be aware strobe lighting may be used during some concerts.


The O2 Academy Bournemouth used to be part of an entertainment centre when it used to be a cinema. When the complex was demolished and turned into student accommodation the cinema was refurnished into a nightclub before being relaunched in 2000 as the Bristol Academy.


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