Celebrating World Heritage Day 2024 at Bath

March 19, 2024 Published by Alex McCoskrie

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Dynamic Views – the importance of views

Guildhall, Bath – Sunday 21st April 2024, 11.00am to 3.00pm
Celebrate World Heritage Site the City of Bath’s landscape setting with free exciting activities for all, including talks, guided walks and more.

Talks in the Aix-en-Provence Room:

11.15 to 12.00 Bathscape – the green setting of the World Heritage Site
12.15 to 1.00pm Bath Preservation Trust – Purposeful Perspectives – Views by Design
1.15 to 2.00pm Museum of Bath at Work – How to make a local alphabet

Walks from the Guildhall:

The Mayor of Bath’s Honorary Guides will lead 50-minute guided tours to see the landscape setting, celebrating Bath’s amazing scenery. Setting out from the Guildhall, the tours start at 11.30am, leave regularly and the last tour will be at 2.30pm. Included is a visit to the Abbey plant room, normally closed to the public, to explore its innovative new eco-heating system, powered by the hot waste water from the Hot Spring. Join a tour on arrival or sign-up for a later slot at the Guides’ stand in the Banqueting Room. Suitable for all ages.

Plus activities at Bath Abbey, Bath Medical Museum, Assembly Rooms, Cleveland Pool, the World Heritage Centre, and many more. For the full programme, click here.