This Guide will give you some ideas of all the remarkable places you can go in and around Bradford on your days off Uni.
Bradford boast some of the best curry places in the entire country, it also offers some of the cheapest high quality food, making it perfect for students.
MyLahore is a Bradford staple in terms of Indian cuisine, it is very affordable and located just a 2 minute walk from the University. It boasts a variety of food on its menu and has great décor.
Address: 52 Great Horton Road, Bradford, BD7 1AL
Phone Number: 01274 308 508
If you are looking for quality food, look no further than My Thai, its food scores 5/5 on trip advisor and everything else scores 4.5. It has received the Certificate of Excellence award from 2016-2019. It is also very vegetarian friendly and boast several vegan options.
Sunbridge Wells is an underground building which was used as an air raid shelter in the 60 and a prison in the second world war. This establishment is a collection businesses including the Gin Bar Bradford, Waller’s brewery, Visage Pop bar and the Hideout, serving creative cocktails. At Sunbridge wells there is a drinking place for everyone with 5 bars condensed in one area.
Address: Millergate, Bradford BD1 1SD
Number: 01274 952700
Originally built in 1913, the Alhambra theatre is now a listed building with gorgeous and iconic architecture that has hosted large touring shows from all genres, including musicals, drama and dance. The Alhambra has featured some of the most successful shows in theatre including Les Misérables, Hairspray and Miss Saigon. This is a great venue featuring some of the best entertainment in Bradford
Address: Morley Street, Bradford BD7 1AJ
Phone Number: 01274 432000Website: https://www.bradford-theatres.co.uk/venues/the-alhambra-theatre
Bradford Ice Arena
Located right next to the National Media Museum, the Ice arena regularly runs general, family and disco ice skating lessons to spend a fun afternoon with your friends or family, they also offer ice hockey and private figure skating lessons. This is the Home of the University of Bradford Ice Hockey Team.
Address: 19 Little Horton Ln, Bradford BD5 0AD
Phone Number: 01274 729091
National Media Museum
The museum features galleries highlighting television, animation, photography, video games, film and radio. It is also home to the UK’s first IMAX theatre, which boasts a huge screen and immersive cinematic experience. It is an ideal place to spend a day learning more about British history and culture through media.
Address: Pictureville, Bradford BD1 1NQ
Phone Number: 01274 202 030
Lister park is one of Bradford’s largest public parks. The scenery here is beautiful, making it a lovely location to relax on a sunny day. There is also plenty to do, with a boating lake, tennis courts, basketball courts and a children’s playground. One of the parks highlights is the Mughal Water Garden, this is a unique garden featuring Islamic and Indian architecture, all focused around water channels and pools to create a calming and picturesque environment.
Address: Bradford BD9 4JN
Phone Number : 01274 431000