Unwind in Bath’s famous thermal waters

I challenge you to find a city in the UK as beautiful as Bath, its streets are steeped in years of rich history. The spa city is also renowned for its thermal mineral water, derived from the Roman Baths. Today visitors to the city can ...

History of the Holburne Museum

The cultural attraction is centred around the collection of Sir Thomas William Holburne (1793-1874). Originally destined for naval career, until he inherited his family title and adjoining fortune. Leaving the navy, he embarked on an ...

Bath’s beautiful parks and gardens

Though it is best known for its architectural marvels, Bath is also a city with plenty of parks and gardens which are simply asking to be explored. Many of the city’s green spaces have remained an intrinsic part of community over the ...

Travel through time at the American Museum

Travel beyond the grand Georgian façade of Bath’s historic centre, with a journey through American history. The museum offers a notable collection of folklore and decorative arts, exploring the diversity of American traditions. It is ...

Creative Community at The Edge Arts

Into design, art or innovation? Once Britain has reopened for business, then you might want to make time for a visit to The Edge, a creative artists’ hub informed by the context and research of the University of Bath. It offers a space ...

The Packhorse: A Pub With History

We may be stuck under lockdown for the foreseeable future, but over time things will get better and we will once again be able to explore this bountiful region, including country pubs like the Packhorse; its history is perhaps ...

Bath’s Ghost Businesses

If you’re wondering what we’re on about, ‘ghost signs’ are those faded advertisements found plastered across the walls of old building, intriguing reminders of a bygone age and there is quite the variety to be found around the streets ...

Take A Dip: Wild Swimming Near Bath

For many the concept of ‘wild’ swimming may be completely new, for others it may be something of a thrill or even hobby, either way the trend has been seen to grow somewhat in recent years and the South West of England has offers ...

Regency Tour of Bath (Jane Austen)

The UNESCO World Heritage City of Bath has played home to many famous names over the years, but perhaps none are more synonymous with the city than the literary legacy of Jane Austen. Every year visitors flock from across the globe to ...

Out and About: Hedgemead Park

If you wander up into Bath’s artisan quarter you will find a hidden gem in the green space of Hedgemead Park. This pocketed park offers a relaxing space to escape the busy city below and is also home to Hedgemead Court, one of Tucking ...