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Christmas at the Palace

Christmas at the Palace

Following the success of last year’s inaugural Christmas event at The Bishop’s Palace, this December, the Palace will once again be celebrating the joy and magic of the season with a wonderful fortnight of festivities! The historic rooms of the Palace buildings will each be decorated in a different theme, with a roaring fire in… Read More…

The Bishop’s Palace Christmas Artisan Markets

The Bishop’s Palace Christmas Artisan Markets

Following the huge successes of 2016 and 2017, the Christmas Artisan Markets will once again return in early November to The Bishop’s Palace in Wells. Last year’s visitors were delighted by the range of unusual and inspirational artisan stalls, with many stall holders local to Somerset and creating stunning gifts from local materials. The team… Read More…

October Half Term Fun at the Palace

October Half Term Fun at the Palace

This Autumn Half Term, come along to The Bishop’s Palace in Wells for a range of fun activities to keep little ones entertained. The theme for the week is ‘Dastardly Dragons’ and families can join in with a variety of interactive autumnal activities. The fun starts on Saturday 27th October from 10am, when the new,… Read More…

King of comedy Brian Conley and fashionista Gok Wan to star in  Cinderella at the Bristol Hippodrome!

King of comedy Brian Conley and fashionista Gok Wan to star in Cinderella at the Bristol Hippodrome!

Strictly sensation, comedian, King of pantomime and musical theatre star Brian Conley and celebrity style guru and television presenter Gok Wan are to star in the Fairy Godmother of all pantomimes – Cinderella at The Bristol Hippodrome. This spectacular show, supported locally by BAWA Healthcare and Leisure, is at The Bristol Hippodrome from Saturday, December… Read More…

Record-breaking visitor numbers for Kaffe Fassett and Candace Bahouth exhibition at the Victoria Art Gallery

Record-breaking visitor numbers for Kaffe Fassett and Candace Bahouth exhibition at the Victoria Art Gallery

A record-breaking 44,509 people visited the Victoria Art Gallery’s summer exhibition, A Celebration of Flowers: Kaffe Fassett with Candace Bahouth, which ran from 19 May to 2 September. This is a new record for temporary exhibitions at the Gallery, breaking the previous record of 38,336 visitors set by Grayson Perry’s The Vanity of Small Differences show… Read More…

Museums Week in Bath and North East Somerset this October half-term

Museums Week in Bath and North East Somerset this October half-term

Museums across Bath & North East Somerset will host an exciting programme of special events and activities over October half-term for Museums Week (27 October to 4 November 2018). Organised by Bath & North East Somerset Council, Museums Week celebrates the unique collections and activities in our local museums. All activities are free for residents with… Read More…

Heritage Open Days 2018 in Bath and North East Somerset

Heritage Open Days 2018 in Bath and North East Somerset

Venues across Bath and North East Somerset will open up their doors this September as part of an annual, nationwide celebration of history, architecture and culture. Heritage Open Days (6-9 and 13-16 September 2018) will offer people a chance to see hidden places and try new experiences – all for free. Councillor Paul Myers, Cabinet… Read More…

The American Museum & Gardens, in Bath, set to launch £2-million pound ‘New American Garden.’

The American Museum & Gardens, in Bath, set to launch £2-million pound ‘New American Garden.’

The New American Garden will transform the American Museum’s visitor experience and with new landscaping, and planting will provide a horticultural insight into the flora and fauna of the United States. Designed by Washington DC-based landscape architecture firm OEHME, VAN SWEDEN | OvS, the New American Garden is its first European commission, which includes a… Read More…

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