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    The World’s Most Travelled Shoe

    To celebrate the 65th anniversary of this British icon, the story of the Clarks Desert Boot in a major new exhibition.

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    Working from Home is a new installation by artist Julie McCalden produced in response to the Museum of Bath at Work’s collection.

Welcome to a City at work!

Bath’s local history museum

The Museum of Bath at Work is the city’s local history museum telling the tale of 2000 years of the city’s development. It features displays on Bath Stone, Bath Chairs and Bath Buns, trains, trams and tourism and all other ways in which Bathonians have earned a living since Roman times.

Exhibitions include a complete reconstruction of a Victorian engineering and soft drinks making factory, an Edwardian ironmongers, a cabinet maker’s workshop, a Bath Stone mine and the famous Horstmann car of 1914. A lively programme of temporary exhibitions, events and activities for runs throughout the year!

April 1 to October 31: 10.30am to 5.00pm, every day
November 1 to March 31: 10.30am to 5.00pm, weekends only