OPEN DAY:Festive Winter Fair
11 Nov 2018 11:00 -16:00
Adults: Admission £4, Admission & Guided Tour £8 (standard prices £3/£7) FREE for under 16s and VB Friends
The Open Day provides a great opportunity to explore Victoria Baths and includes an Festive Winter Fair with fifty specially-selected stalls selling unique artwork, craft items and speciality food. Some stallholders take cards, others only accept cash.
The Gallery Choir will sing for us in the wonderful acoustics of the Gala Pool.
Our Tea Room volunteers will be serving sandwiches, cakes and hot and cold drinks - not to mention mulled wine and mince pies! (Cash only in the tea room)
Our Gift Shop will also be open selling a great variety of items including tea-towels, mugs and handmade items to support the work of Victoria Baths Trust.
Guided tours will take place thoughout the day (book on arrival).
Discover Victoria Baths shows you the amazing architecture of the building and its history. Hear how the building was used, including memories of its bathers, plus find out about the 2003 BBC Restoration win and how the money was spent. We'll also tell you the plans for the future and how you can get involved.
Off Limits* takes you to lesser known parts of the building Baths as well as the main iconic spaces. You will visit the boiler house and filter room and hear about pool water treatment through the ages. The tour visits the undercroft of the pools and several spaces that have been used for TV filming, including Life on Mars and Mrs Biggs.
* Please note that this tour involve stairs and uneven floors and so isn't suitable for visitors with limited mobility.