Bath 06

Bath Episode 06 The season, 18th century style

The era when ‘everyone’ came to Bath

Hear what all those elegant visitors were actually doing all day (and evening!) when they came to ‘do a season’ in 18th century Bath. Find out all about the flamboyant master of ceremonies, Beau Nash, and the buildings you can still visit today which will conjure up the atmosphere for you: the Pump Room and the Assembly Rooms.

Useful links
https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/bath-assembly-rooms
https://www.bathvenues.co.uk/pump-room-history
https://visitbath.co.uk/listings/single/pump-room
https://www.romanbaths.co.uk/pump-room-restaurant