2021 Spring and Summer Online Lectures and Shows

2021 Spring and Summer Online Lectures and Shows

We are running a series of lectures via Zoom in April, May and June and we hope, by offering these events online we can ensure members of the Friends are able to view the lectures and shows without having to visit the Museum and if you are remote from Bath you will still be able to join us.

Hedgemead Park Project Exhibition, May 17th–November 1st, The Hudson Gallery

Hedgemead Park Project Exhibition, May 17th–November 1st, The Hudson Gallery

The Museum has been working with the Friends of Hedgemead Park on a collaborative project concerned with the history of this local park, the crowded district of homes and their residents. Volunteer Stephanie Stewart and Stuart Burroughs have worked with Nigel Long of the Hedgemead Friends on an exhibition and a series of outdoor walks which will be held in July. Prior to the 18th century the Hedgemead Park area was open ground, considered too steep or useful for housing. Speculative builders in the early 19th century filled the space between London Street and Camden Crescent with rows of terraced...

Alternative Lifestyle / Alternative Bath: The Bath Arts Workshop Exhibition May 17th –November 1st

Alternative Lifestyle / Alternative Bath: The Bath Arts Workshop Exhibition May 17th –November 1st

The collaborative exhibition presented with the Bath Arts Workshop History Group in 2019 was so successful that we have decided to re-display this on the Museum’s top floor during the year. The exhibition is concerned with the antics of the Bath Arts Workshop – a multidisciplinary art group engaged in music, environmental and architectural conservation, performance art and drama as well as youth projects, catering, removals and babysitting! Between 1969 and 1980 these young people were everywhere! Admission is free with access to the Museum. Anyway to accompany the exhibition we will be presenting three short films with discussion made...

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