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Assembly Rooms

Assembly Rooms

01225 477173

Assembly Rooms, Bennett Street , Bath , BA1 2QH

Elegant public rooms at the heart of fashionable 18th-century Bath life

The Assembly Rooms were at the heart of fashionable Georgian society, the perfect venue for entertainment. When completed in 1771, they were described as 'the most noble and elegant of any in the kingdom'.

General Facilities

  • Café - open nearly every day for coffee, light lunch or tea
  • Extensive gift shop
  • Pay and display car park at Charlotte Street in the City Centre
  • Renowned fashion bookshop
  • Suitable for school groups
  • Assistance dogs only
  • Face coverings are recommended in enclosed and crowded areas
  • Baby-changing facilities
  • Baby carriers available
  • Pushchairs admitted to ground floor
  • Mobility parking nearby for blue badge holders only in Bennett St. Nearest car park in Charlotte St (not National Trust)
  • Drop-off point
  • Building - level entrance. Two wheelchairs, booking essential. Ground floor accessible. Stairs to other floors, lift available
  • Grounds - Small formal garden used as a café in the summer
  • Adapted toilet

The Assembly Rooms are at the top end of the city centre. 

How to get here

By bike

NCN4, ¼ mile
Cycle route information 

By bus

from Bath Spa train station and surrounding areas

By train

Bath Spa ¾ mile

By road

North of Milsom Street, east of the Circus

Parking: pay and display car parks (not National Trust), nearest Charlotte Street. Virtually no onstreet parking, park and ride recommended


EVENTS AT Assembly Rooms