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Hard hat behind-the-scene event tours

Come behind-the-scenes and see the lower ground floor stripped back to its original architecture.

  • Booking essential

These hard hat tours are the first in a series of specialist event tours that will be on offer at Bath Assembly Rooms this year.

With the strip-out of the basement now complete, this is a once in a lifetime opportunity to see the Assembly Rooms in a way it's not been seen for many years.

The lower ground floor, rich in original architecture with vaulted ceilings and home to the historic Cold Bath is featured on this tour, as well as the principle rooms on the ground floor, and some of the upper floors. Before the next stage of works begin there is a limited opportunity to see the building in it's rawest way.

Each tour last approximately 1hr 45minutes to 2hrs. Suitable for those over 18 only, this specialist tour costs £15 per person (both members and non-members).

Times

Prices

Event ticket prices

Ticket typeTicket category
Adult £15.00

The basics

Booking details

Call 0344 249 1895

Suitability

These tours are for adults only.

Meeting point

Arrive at the main entrance during the 15 minute arrival time.

What to bring and wear

You will need to wear a hard hat during the basement tour, please wear sensible shoes.

Accessibility

Part of this tour will be on the lower ground floor which is only accessible via steps at this time.

Upcoming events

Event

Festival of Archaeology at Bath Assembly Rooms 

Bath Assembly Rooms will be participating in the Festival of Archaeology for the first time this year - come and explore the discoveries we've made.

Event summary

on
24 Jul 2024
at
10:00 to 15:00
Event

Guided Tours 2024 - July onwards 

See the rooms on the ground floor of Bath Assembly Rooms and learn about the history of this building.

Event summary

on
27 Jul to 30 Aug 2024
at
10:00 to 10:15
+ 77 other dates or times
Event

LEGO® Brick Paintings exhibition and National Trust crafts 

Visit a brand new LEGO® Brick Paintings exhibition developed by LEGO Brick Artist Emily Corl of Brick Galleria and try your hand at play related crafts this summer holiday.

Event summary

on
27 Jul to 1 Sep 2024
at
10:00 to 16:00
+ 36 other dates or times
Event

LEGO® Brick Painting of Bath Assembly Rooms 

Watch Emily Corl, LEGO® Brick Artist from Brick Galleria, as she designs and builds a LEGO® Brick Painting of Bath Assembly Rooms

Event summary

on
31 Jul to 24 Aug 2024
at
10:00 to 16:00
+ 7 other dates or times