Museums Week in Bath and North East Somerset this October half-term Saturday 21st October - Sunday 29th October

Museums in Bath and North East Somerset will host an array of special events and activities this October half-term as part of Museums Week (21-29 October 2017).

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    Organised by Bath & North East Somerset Council, Museums Week celebrates the unique collections and activities in our local museums. All activities are free for local residents with a Discovery Card.

    There will be more than 100 activities taking place across 23 venues during the nine-day celebration.
    •    Discover 800 years of history at the Mayor’s Parlour and see Bath’s Royal Charters, gold, silver and sword

    •    Look at fancy dress from the 1920s at the Fashion Museum Bath, and make a colourful headdress

    •    Make a Roman actor’s mask at the Roman Baths

    •    Create pictures using oil pastels and find out about complementary colours and how they work at the Victoria Art Gallery

    •    Join a family-friendly tour of the floor at Bath Abbey and learn about the 1,500+ memorials and the lives of the people they commemorate

    •    Experience what life was like for Victorian children at the Radstock Museum

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    Stall Street, Bath, BA1 1LZ

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