Museums Week, which runs from 22-30 October, is coming to Bath. Museums Week is the new name for Heritage Open Week which has been running for over 30 years during the Autumn half term and celebrates the unique collections and activities in Bath and North East Somerset. Every year the programme changes and offers something new for residents to experience. Events will be free of charge during the week to residents of BANES on production of a valid Discovery Card.

For more information on obtaining a Discovery Card log onto www.bathnes.gov.uk/discoverycard.

The museums taking part include

American Museum in Britain (gardens and grounds only)
Bath Abbey
Bath Jewish Burial Ground
Bath Postal Museum
Beckford’s Tower and Museum
Fashion Museum
Herschel Museum of Astronomy
Holburne Museum
Keynsham Civic Centre
The Mayor’s Parlour
Museum of Bath Architecture
Museum of Bath at Work
Museum of East Asian Art
No.1 Royal Crescent
Prior Park Landscape Garden
Radstock Museum
Roman Baths Museum
Sally Lunn’s House
Saltford Brass Mill
Victoria Art Gallery

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