An American Experience in Beautiful Bath

Book your spa break in Bath with Bailbrook Lodge and enjoy a whole range of events held in the beautiful city of Bath this March. From 23rd of March 2013 the American Museum of Bath is holding a magnificent exhibition called Gangsters & Gunslingers, dispelling myths and concentrating on the true history of 2 defining eras in American history.
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American Christmas Party in the Parlour at Claverton Manor

American Christmas Party in the Parlour at Claverton Manor

American Museum in Bath, at Claverton Manor

Christmas is in the air now and wherever you look many businesses, towns, and cities are preparing for the build up for the forthcoming festive period. If you are heading to Somerset’s spa city over the next couple of months to take advantage of the excellent range of shops in the city or maybe for one of the therapeutic spa breaks in Bath currently on offer, you might like to add some of the Christmas themed events to your itinerary. Continue reading

See Harpeth Rising in Concert at Bath’s American Museum

See Harpeth Rising in Concert at Bath’s American Museum

See Harpeth Rising in Concert at Bath’s American Museum

For anyone heading to Somerset’s top spa location for a relaxing city break or even one of the therapeutic spa breaks in Bath during early September, why not add a trip to the American Museum of Britain?

oused at the beautiful Claverton Manor, this is the only museum of Americana outside the United States, with an array of wonderful individual exhibitions throughout the year, and also hosts some fantastic American music concerts. Continue reading

Bath Americana Festival at the American Museum

The American day of independence is being celebrated at the Bath’s American Museum, together with various venues to make up the Bath Americana Festival. If you plan to visit the spa city and stay in one of the hotels in Bath, it’s sure to offer a real American festive and musical treat.

Taking place from July 4 – 8, The Bath Americana Festival is one of the South West’s favourite festivals of American folk music, focusing on Appalachian and bluegrass music. This year the festival features a wide array of supremely regarded artists from the American folk scene and offers a number of performances and educational workshops.

This year’s celebrations kick off at the beautiful Claverton Manor with a fun day of music from bands like, Sharps & Flats (bluegrass boy band), Buffalo Gals (distinctive blend of old-time mountain tunes and foot-stomping rhythms) and Appalachia (playing American roots inspired music).

Admission is completely free and visitors can enjoy local food and fun in the great outdoors of rural Claverton Down, there will be a BBQ and soft-drinks on offer to buy or you can bring you own picnic! For more information contact American Museum at Claverton Manor on: 01225 460503 or visit their website.

To enjoy the Americana Festival book into one of the Bath hotels, like the beautiful Bailbrook Lodge offering luxury accommodation in a wonderful Georgian period property with a relaxing atmosphere.