• The Silver Screen: A Festival of Local Distinctiveness

    A short festival of films in 2014 to lead up to the official opening of ‘Knowing Your Place: Bath in Particular’. The Festival will comprise early evening showings of six films and has been funded along with the exhibition itself by the Heritage Lottery fund. All the films are free of charge but donations are welcome.

Discover two thousand years of work in
the historic city of Bath

Housed in an eighteenth century Real Tennis Court, the Museum traces the development of Bath as a retailing and manufacturing centre and, since the seventeenth century, as a tourist and health resort. There are three floors of displays for the whole family including the landscape of industrial Bath and exact reconstructions of factories and workshops.