Easter activities

Parents might like to cast an eye through a host of fun, hands-on activities over the Easter school holidays being organised at Bath & North East Somerset Council’s museums. Here’s their press release in full: “Create a wax resist picture inspired by Roman pots, search for virtual Roman coins, make a fashionable button brooch, or […]

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T shirt makes Dress of the Year

An ensemble – featuring a printed T shirt – has been chosen as the Dress of the Year 2017 for the Fashion Museum Bath. It was selected especially for the museum by Sarah Bailey of Red Magazine and features  an ensemble from Dior’s Spring-Summer 2017 collection that showcases the white cotton ‘We Should All Be […]

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Twilight talks about fashion.

Subjects ranging from Jane Austen to fashions inspired by Caribbean culture will be amongst topics featured when the Fashion Museum Bath hosts a series of Twilight Talks this autumn. The talks, at the Bath & North East Somerset Council run Museum, will also include subjects such as the use of fur and feathers in fashion […]

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Dress of the Year 2016 announced

Bath’s world famous Fashion Museum has just announced the Dress of the Year 2016. Chosen especially for the museum by Kate Phelan of British Vogue, the selection comprises two ensembles by internationally renowned designer Jonathan Anderson. One is a womenswear ensemble for the Spanish luxury fashion house Loewe, where Anderson holds the position of Creative […]

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No 4

Bath has hidden historic gems – as well as its big architectural set pieces. One of them is the restored Georgian Garden behind number 4, the Circus. Between 1985 and 1988 the overgrown and inaccessible garden behind the house was excavated by Bath Archaeological Trust and many of its original features discovered. The decision was […]

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History of Fashion in 100 objects.

Bath’s world-renowned  Fashion Museum will unveil a major new exhibition called ‘A History of Fashion in 100 Objects’ on March 19, 2016. Celebrating fashion throughout history, from the 1500s to the present day, this headline exhibit showcases 100-star objects drawn from the Fashion Museum’s world-class collection. The exhibition, which will run until January 1, 2018, […]

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Late night opening for top attractions.

Two of Bath’s top attractions, the Roman Baths and Fashion Museum, will open their doors after hours for Museums at Night on Friday, October 30. Visitors to the Roman Baths will have a chance to explore the Great Bath by torchlight and sample some Roman dishes at the Great Roman Feast. ­ At the Fashion […]

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Chat about fashion

Top designer Gareth Pugh will make a special appearance at Bath’s Fashion Museum this November for a one-off ‘In Conversation’ event. Pugh, whose designs are regularly worn by celebrities such as Kylie Minogue and Lady Gaga, will be in discussion with fashion PR Mandi Lennard, who was named by the Evening Standard as one of […]

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October @ Bath’s Fashion Museum

Visitors to the Fashion Museum, Bath, can enjoy an array of fashion-themed events for all ages this October, from twilight talks by fashion experts to fun activities for kids over half-term. Twilight Talk – Fashion in… The Illustrated London News from the 1840s to the 1890s Fashion archives curator Karina Virahsawmy, assisted by Jean Scott, […]

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Late night opening at Bath’s Fashion Museum

Visitors to Bath’s Fashion Museum will have extra time to browse the world-class displays this summer, as the museum will be open until 6pm every Thursday in August, with last exit at 7pm. A select number of visitors will also have a chance to experience a behind-the-scenes tour of the museum collection. Tours for a […]

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