Parade Gardens are a great source of pride for Bathonians and feature ornate themed flowerbeds depicting cartoon characters ... More
Parade Gardens are a great source of pride for Bathonians and feature ornate themed flowerbeds depicting cartoon characters or persons of historical importance. From the gardens, you can get a lovely view of the weir and watch the canoes as they travel westward along the river. During summer afternoons, free children's activities are held near the bandstand. These are always popular with tourists and locals alike and feature arts and crafts, circus skills and storytelling. On Sundays, you may also be treated to concerts in the bandstand. A perfect place for picnicking or just soaking up some rays away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Access is opposite The Empire, below Orange Grove. A small charge is made for entry to the gardens.
There's no better place to stroll around and admire the glorious gardens and take in the best views of the famouus Pulteney Bridge and weir. We especially loved the delicious Cream Tea we bought from the cafe in the gardens...apparently the scones are baked freshly every day! Sitting in the sunshine and admiring the view across to the Abbey we can only say this is the perfect place to refuel and recharge in between doing the Bath City Sight Seeing! Loved watching the Ducks and their adorable ducklings wander around too!
Can't think of a better way of spending a lazy summer afternoon than hiring one of these romantic narrowboats and
gliding down the river? Apart from the obvious benefits, such as getting away from the crowds, becoming one with ...
The view of Pulteney Bridge with its three classical arches spanning the width of the Avon just above Pulteney Weir
is synonymous with Bath. Designed in the Palladian style by Robert Adam for landowner Frances Pulteney, the bridge, built ...
Sir William Holburne started this collection of fine art in the 19th century, and it has since grown to include
many historic pieces from renowned artists, especially those who were locals or whose work related to Bath. Holburne Museum ...
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