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17 – 24 May 2021

What to expect

A diverse programme of over 40 books and music events ranges from talks and discussions to poetry, concerts and theatre in historic venues including the iconic 18th century Assembly Rooms, Bath Abbey, the Roman Baths and The Forum. Those who may not be able to gather in person will be able to enjoy The Bath Festival At Home selection of events at their own leisure with a feast for the eyes, ears and minds.
The star-studded line-up of authors and musicians includes Richard Osman, Mel Giedroyc, Kadiatu Kanneh-Mason, Rachel Clarke, Tez Ilyas, Concert For the People of Bath with Coco Tomita and Alexandra Dariescu, Caroline Hirons and many more.

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How do I get to the Bath Festival?

Travelling to Bath Festival is easy. Simply jump on a GWR train to Bath Spa and you will be in the heart of the city before you know it.

Things to see and do in Bath

Did you know that the entire city of Bath is a World Heritage Site? It’s a great place to explore while you’re in the area with beautiful buildings, landmarks and tempting restaurants attracting tourists from across the world.

Places to visit include the historic Roman Baths, Bath Abbey, the Theatre Royal Bath, Royal Victoria Park and No.1 Royal Crescent – a wonderfully restored Georgian townhouse in Bath’s famous Royal Crescent.

Discover what to do in Bath today.

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The Bath Festival

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