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Fashion Museum Bath

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The Fashion Museum Bath is one of the world’s great museum collections of historical and contemporary dress.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Bennett Street | Assembly Rooms, Bath BA1 2QH, England
+44 1225 477789
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great displays and explanations of the clothing of the time. In chronological order from Queen Victoria to Countess of Wessex.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank familytravelerswith4
Reviewed 3 days ago

Fascinating collection of clothing and accessories, including a special exhibition of clothes from the British Royal Family through several decades. Beautifully preserved and presented, with clear labels, audio guide, arranged in a logical sequence. Very enlightening and worth taking the time to study and view...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Assistyg
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had no idea there were such creations that women and men would wear 'back in the day'! Wishing my mother could see it all, so many outfits it took ages to look through it all but worth it. Interesting to see the Royal Family...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 261DARCY
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I wasn’t to sure about this place but my girls really wanted to come here. I’m not a fashion kind of person but we all loved looking and listening to all the fashion from the past to the present. We all had an audio player...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Pmmcbl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'll be honest, we only went because we'd bought the joint ticket with the Baths and Art Gallery. What we found was brilliant. Seriously good. The fashions are sensibly displayed from oldest to newest with 100 items in total plus a number of Royal dresses...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this museum which was showing royal gowns from Victorian Days right up to date - the highlight that there was a room where there were a certain number of gowns hanging up whic you coul try on and take pictures - great fun....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Gloria K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The only way to see the Assembly rooms is to pay to enter the museum. The rooms are dramatic and I can understand why this is one of the busiest wedding venues in the country. The fashion museum is really well laid out without trying...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank John G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I hadn't previously been to this museum and really enjoyed it. They tell a good story using 100 exhibits to show the development of fashion. I did think the handsets for the commentary were rather dated - you had to enter the number and press...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank David M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For a man of fashion this is the place. A find understanding of ladies garments, fastening of and under garments if any not to be missed, Right up to date with the Duchess of Sussex.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BurlingtonArc
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Lots of costumes and clothing from different times. Of interest was one of Princess Dianas dresses as well as one of Queen Victorias mouring gowns. Also look out for special displays. I was fortunate to see costumes worn by Diana Ross and the Supremes as...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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1 April 2018|
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Response from doug1962 | Reviewed this property |
1.5-2 hours if you get there 10.30 ish you might be lucky to go on the free tour of the balconies in the assembly rooms. they have a royal family Expo on for 2018/19. well worth the visit. keep your attraction tickets, they... More
28 March 2018|
Response from marionb899 | Reviewed this property |
Just check their web site for this year's prices. You can buy a discounted ticket for the Fashion Museum, the Roman Baths and the Art Gallery.