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No. 1 Royal Crescent

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Address: Bath BA1 2LR, England
Phone Number:
+44 1225 338727
Today
10:30 - 17:30
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Hours:
Mon 12:00 - 17:30
Tue - Sun 10:30 - 17:30
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Last admission 4.30pm. Step into the past at one of England's finest...

Last admission 4.30pm. Step into the past at one of England's finest Georgian townhouses. * 10 display rooms * Upstairs and downstairs * Georgian shop * Free info room with introductory video * Disabled access * Kids explorer packs * Friendly room guides * 'Indulgence' exhibition 9 May - 6 November 2016, exploring the Daily Delights (and excesses!) of Georgian Bath. The website has an Access section which has details of nearest car-parks, floorplans, facilities and information specifically for our visitors with access needs.

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We visited Bath at the weekend and took the opportunity of a behind the scenes tour in small groups. available at weekends, during the winter closure. We have never visited No.1... read more

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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We visited Bath at the weekend and took the opportunity of a behind the scenes tour in small groups. available at weekends, during the winter closure. We have never visited No.1 before and highly recommend a visit. The two guides were very informative and helpful, and, as there were only 6 of us on our tour, we learned a lot... More 

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

As our visit was mid-January, many of the main exhibits were in winter hibernation mode, so the guides gave a tour as seen from the servants' point of view. Learned some new cleaning tips!

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Thank stephenlunn2017
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

A fascinating tour around the 'closed' No1 Royal Cresent, which is being cleaned during January. Although many of the artefacts were under cover, we could still enjoy the ambience of the building, and there was actually more to see than I first thought. Our guide Barbara gave us many insights into the cleaning methods which would have been used in... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

From the minute we arrived to departure the hotel delivered the perfect ambience, service and wouldn't hesitate to recommend to anybody. Looking to treat yourselves worth every penny!!!

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Thank Alicat4450
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved seeing the Royal Crescent for real, after having marveled at it so many times while watching movies. The view is really pretty as the crescent overlooks a plain. The building in itself is absolutely splendid, so worth stopping by for a little walk.

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Thank Einertia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful sight to see. You can feel the history oozing out of the incredible architecture. I figure the residents must get frustrated by the tourists looking at their homes and respect in doing so is highly recommended. But definitely go see it it's wonderful.

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although there is a lot to get into a visit to Bath this something that you should try to fit in. It is walkable from the centre but will probably take you15-20 mins walk depending on how fast you walk. The good thing is that there is a lovely park to walk through with a café to stop and have... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've walked by several times in the past but never had the chance to visit since I was usually pushing a push chair and had a toddler in tow. I just so happened to be on a trip over without children so I took the opportunity to check out this wonderful museum. It was well worth the wait because it... More 

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Braintree, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is well worth a visit as it gives you a chance to see how the Georgians lived in this beautiful iconic part of Bath. The owner has loving restored the rooms to their original condition. A short video presentation will set the scene before you start your visit.

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Thank Diana089
Bath, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great starting point if you really want to understand and appreciate the Georgian history of Bath. Very helpful staff and an authentic venue.

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