Walk – Discovering Beckford’s Landscape – Part 2

Beckford's Tower and Museum Beckford's Tower and Museum, Lansdown Road, Bath, Avon

Part of the Bathscape Walking Festival A circular walk exploring the architecture and landscape created by writer, collector and slave owner William Beckford at Beckford’s Tower & Lansdown Cemetery. The upper section of William Beckford’s designed landscape formed the garden for the Tower he built as a retreat from the city.  This circular walk will explore...

Free

Walk – Discovering Beckford’s Landscape – Part 2

Beckford's Tower and Museum Beckford's Tower and Museum, Lansdown Road, Bath, Avon

Part of the Bathscape Walking Festival A circular walk exploring the architecture and landscape created by writer, collector and slave owner William Beckford at Beckford’s Tower & Lansdown Cemetery. The upper section of William Beckford’s designed landscape formed the garden for the Tower he built as a retreat from the city.  This circular walk will explore...

Free

Creepy Creature Cemetery Trail

  Visit the cemetery that was once William Beckford’s garden and search for creepy creatures hidden away, then join in with the animals for a wiggly, slithery dance! All children must be accompanied by an adult whilst exploring the cemetery, and it is requested that families keep to the mown paths whilst enjoying a visit....

Free

Creepy Creature Cemetery Trail

  Visit the cemetery that was once William Beckford’s garden and search for creepy creatures hidden away, then join in with the animals for a wiggly, slithery dance! All children must be accompanied by an adult whilst exploring the cemetery, and it is requested that families keep to the mown paths whilst enjoying a visit....

Free

Spooky Stories at Beckford Tower – SOLD OUT SORRY

Make a twilight visit to the Tower for an evening of spooky events! This event is for our younger visitors (under 12's) snuggle down in the Crimson Drawing Room for a Spooktacular evening of stories inspired by Beckford’s love for gothic tales. Spooky Stories run from 5.30pm -6pm and 6.30pm -7pm Tickets Free of Charge but there is limited availability,...

Spooky Stories at Beckford Tower – SOLD OUT SORRY

Make a twilight visit to the Tower for an evening of spooky events! This event is for our younger visitors (under 12's) snuggle down in the Crimson Drawing Room for a Spooktacular evening of stories inspired by Beckford’s love for gothic tales. Spooky Stories run from 5.30pm -6pm and 6.30pm -7pm Tickets Free of Charge but there is limited availability,...

Beckford’s Tower after Dark – SOLD OUT SORRY

Make a twilight visit to the Tower for an evening of spooky events! For our older visitors visit the Tower after dark for a torchlit tour of the cemetery, then travel up the spiral staircase to take in the dazzling lights of Bath. Torchlit cemetery tours and staircase visits run from 8pm and 9pm in 45 minute...

Beckford’s Tower after Dark – SOLD OUT SORRY

Make a twilight visit to the Tower for an evening of spooky events! For our older visitors visit the Tower after dark for a torchlit tour of the cemetery, then travel up the spiral staircase to take in the dazzling lights of Bath. Torchlit cemetery tours and staircase visits run from 8pm and 9pm in 45 minute...

Easter Trail

During the Easter break visit the landscape around the Tower and enjoy our bunny trail.  Free activity.

Fonthill Garden Open Day

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Fonthill House Garden Open Day in Aid of Beckford's Tower Lord Margadale is kindly opening his gardens at Fonthill House on Sunday 8th May 2022 between 12pm - 5pm in aid of  Beckford's Tower. There will be stalls and refreshments will be available to purchase, with proceeds going towards the Beckford's Tower Our Tower project....

£10
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