Join the Bath Centre and take advantage of days out, social events, friendly lectures and much more, with like-minded people who help to support The National Trust and the work that it carries out. You can make new friends, enjoy lively conversation and attend regular events, spend time in the beautiful countryside around Bath and learn about what The National Trust does and why it is so important to the city of Bath and other historically interesting sites across Great Britain.
Visitors to the spa city of Bath get that authentic English feel, taking home fond memories, especially after indulging in a tasty afternoon tea at one of the many cafes and restaurants. For that quintessential British experience try a homemade scone with jam and clotted cream, Sally Lunn’s famous buns and delicate but delicious sandwiches, all served with a pot of tea to wash it down. There is nothing quite like afternoon tea in Bath.
Local and regional delicacies certainly still feature in the lives of the residents and visitors to the spa city of Bath. Lovers of regional foods can find cafes and restaurants selling marvellous Lunn’s buns or you could take a wander down to the farmers market and feast your eyes upon the delicacies there. Bath has a great deal to offer from a broad range of locally grown and sourced veg to wonderful cheese and a marvellous selection of jams and chutneys.
After a long, dreary winter and less than perfect spring weather it is time to get out and about and enjoy the countryside in and around the spa city of Bath. Run by The National Trust is a 6 mile walk that you can join in with and see some of the marvellous sights of Bath on foot. Bring along suitable footwear and clothing plus a picnic if you want to.
One of only 4 Royal Navy museums the Fleet Air Arm Museum provides a great way to spend a day if you are in the Bath area. Only a short drive from the city and open daily from 10am until 5pm, this museum offers an insight into maritime and naval life through the years. The Fleet Air Arm Museum concentrates on naval service in the air and has extensive exhibitions for you to enjoy and learn about.
Whether fine food or local fayre is what excites your taste buds you will find an extremely wide range of flavours and food stuffs to make your trip to Bath the best ever. Choose from country pubs, to cosy cafes and award winning restaurants that are spread across this beautiful city. Bath is well known across the globe for its typical English foods, produced and sold not only locally and also as a very popular destination for travellers to visit.
This summer go along and see an amazing exhibition entitled Coppiced Wood by Junko Mori at The Holbourne Museum in Bath. The exhibition is free and is on from 6th July to the 8th September so you have plenty of time to go see these amazing works of art. Junko Mori is a metalsmith with a passion for creating beautiful pieces of art. The hand forged steel sculptures are unique and bear a resemblance to many shapes found in nature.
On the weekend of the 6th and 7th July the Bath Motor Pageant takes place at Walcot Rugby Ground where vintage, classic and beautiful cars as well as motorbikes are on show for you to see. The event promises to be a fun filled weekend for all of the family with some extra special vehicles making the trip to Bath to be displayed in all of their glory.
The spa city of Bath is pleased to announce a production of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream this summer in the beautiful setting of Green Park Station. The station itself is a marvel of Victorian architecture, some of which dates back 150 years.
This summer is set to be a fantastic time to visit the spa city of Bath. With a multitude of events, cultural and historical beauty, fantastic scenery and a long list of activities for visitors to enjoy you won’t want to miss out at any cost. If cycling and the great outdoors is your thing then why not come along and take part in 2013’s Bike Bath. Held on the 22nd and 23rd June the event is heralded as a ‘Cycling weekend to remember’. Multiple road rides of different lengths, off road cycling and a fantastic atmosphere await you at this year’s Bike Bath event.