Jane Austen Ball – Celebrating Jane Austen’s novel Persuasion published in December 1817.
Jane Austen Festival 14th – 23rd September – “You know that I carry my notions of friendship pretty high…” Northanger Abbey
A history of Fashion in 100 Objects 19th March – 1st January 2018 – A History of Fashion in 100 Objects is a major exhibition celebrating fashion from the 1600s to the present day
Lighting Up the Stage 2nd Feb – 3rd June 2018 – This temporary display will provide a rare view of some of the less frequently seen portraits in the Maugham collection.
Royal Women at the Fashion Museum – 3rd Feb – 28th April 2018 – Royal Women examines how these roles influenced their choice of dress. Exhibition highlights include Alexandra, Princess of Wales’ wedding dress, dating from 1863, on loan from the Royal Collection, generously lent by Her Majesty The Queen.
Exhibition: The Beckford Women – 3rd Mar – 28th Oct – This exhibition explores the lives, loves and loss of the women who influenced – and were influenced by – Beckford.
Predators – 24th Mar – 3rd Sep Stunning scenes, showcasing habitats and predators from across the globe, will transport you to faraway places and have you discovering just what it takes to be an top predator in the wild.
The Wonder Women of Space – In 2018 we ask leading astro-physicists, astronomers and engineers to share what inspires them as we celebrate the wonder women who are changing the way we see the world and beyond.
Prior Park Garden Tours – Tuesdays and Thursdays – 1st May – 2nd November 2018 – Wander through historic Prior Park on this free and informative guided tour. The theme for 2018 is 25 years of garden restoration.
Bath Open Studios May 5th – 9th Sep 2018 – Artists in Bath open their doors to the public for the annual Bath Open Studios.
Pop-up Pandas – 5th May – 6th January 2018 – Come face to face with a whole parade of differently decorated pandas.
The Whale – 9th May – 2nd June 2018 – The UK Premiere of Samuel D Hunter’s huge-hearted and fiercely funny award-winning play.
A Celebration of Flowers – 19th May – 2nd Sep 2018 – Renowned colour expert and fabric designer Kaffe Fassett will make a welcome return to Bath in May.
T-Rex: The Killer Question – 24th May – 3rd Sep 2018 – Exhibition that uses incredible life-size animatronics, casts, static models and graphical displays to engage visitors.