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June 1989
Closure of Victoria Rooms exhibition

July - August 1989
Temporary exhibition at 'V' Shed, Bristol Harbourside.

September 1989
Exploratory opens in Old Station at Temple Meads - built by Brunel between 1835 and 1840 as the Bristol terminus of his Great Western Railway. Visitor numbers increase to 200,000 a year.

October 1989
Chemistry Programme starts.

 


During construction


The new exhibition had a fantastic atmosphere


Chemistry shows were developed alongside new plores

 
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