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American Museum in Britain

Claverton Manor
Claverton Down
Bath
BA2 7BD

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01225 460503

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American Museum in Britain

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult Gardens only with Gift Aid£8.70 per ticket
Adult Gardens only without Gift Aid£7.25 per ticket
Adult Museum, Exhibition & Gardens with Gift Aid£14.00 per ticket
Adult Museum, Exhibition & Gardens without Gift Aid£12.50 per ticket
Child Gardens only with Gift Aid£6.25 per ticket
Child Gardens only without Gift Aid£4.75 per ticket
Child Museum, Exhibition & Gardens with Gift Aid£8.50 per ticket
Child Museum, Exhibition & Gardens without Gift Aid£7.00 per ticket
Concession Gardens only with Gift Aid£7.25 per ticket
Concession Gardens only without Gift Aid£5.75 per ticket
Concession Museum, Exhibition & Gardens with Gift Aid£12.50 per ticket
Concession Museum, Exhibition & Gardens without Gift Aid£11.00 per ticket
Family Gardens only with Gift Aid£23.50 per ticket
Family Gardens only without Gift Aid£19.50 per ticket
Family Museum, Exhibition & Gardens with Gift Aid£36.50 per ticket
Family Museum, Exhibition & Gardens without Gift Aid£32.00 per ticket

Gift Aid increases the value of your charity donations by 25%

The American Museum in Britain is a registered charity and therefore offers a choice of two entry tickets under the Gift Aid scheme. The Gift Aid admission includes a voluntary donation. Gift Aid admissions enable the American Museum in Britain to reclaim tax you have paid to the government. This can significantly help the charity further its conservation, restoration and educational work. (For every £1.00 given to the Museum, an extra 25p is given by the Inland Revenue.)

Opening Times

2018 (17 Mar 2018 - 28 Oct 2018)
DayTimes
MondayClosed*
Tuesday10:0017:00*
Wednesday10:0017:00*
Thursday10:0017:00*
Friday10:0017:00*
Saturday10:0017:00*
Sunday10:0017:00*
2018 Christmas season (23 Nov 2018 - 17 Dec 2018)
DayTimes
MondayClosed*
Tuesday12:0016:30*
Wednesday12:0016:30*
Thursday12:0016:30*
Friday12:0016:30*
Saturday12:0016:30*
Sunday12:0016:30*

* Last admission at 4pm
Closed Mondays except during August and Bank Holidays.

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

Facilities

Other

  • Gift Shop

Accessibility

  • Accessible to Wheelchair Users
  • Facilities for the Disabled
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Attraction Facilities

  • Childrens Play Area

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Picnic Site

Children & Infants

  • Accept Children Over 3
  • Facilities for children

Establishment Features

  • Cater for groups
  • Toilets

Group Travel

  • Out of Hours Visits

Key Features

  • Celebrity connection
  • Min group size
  • Of historic, literary or architectural interest
  • Open by appointment outside normal opening times

Parking & Transport

  • On Bus Route
  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)

Payment Methods

  • Delta accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Special group rates
  • Switch accepted
  • TIC Staff Admitted Free - with Staff ID
  • Visa accepted

Specialist Features

  • Marketed towards families

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted

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Tuesday, 23rd October 2018 - Tuesday, 23rd October 2018

Thursday, 25th October 2018 - Thursday, 25th October 2018

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

Take Exit 18 from the M4 joining the A46 to Bath (10 miles). At major traffic lights take left turn to A36 Warminster. Follow signs for University and American Museum.From Monday 19 August, Wessex Water will be working on Claverton Hill. In order to undertake this vital work, part of the road will be closed and there will be no access to the Museum from the A36, Warminster Road up Claverton Hill. Visitors who approach the Museum from the A36 should divert up Brassknocker Hill and along Claverton Down Road. There will be diversion signs in place. Visitors to the Museum will still be able to approach from the Bath direction, turning right at the University and passing the Bath Cats & Dogs Home. For more information: http://americanmuseum.org/visiting-us/getting-here/road-closure/

Public Transport Directions

By Bus: No. 18 or 418 university bus to 'The Avenue'. museum 10 - 15 minutes downhill walk.By Coach: Must approach via Bathwick Hill (turn right at A36 junction, following signs to university).

TripAdvisor

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    347
  • Very Good
    189
  • Average
    45
  • Poor
    16
  • Terrible
    5

Recent Reviews:

  • amysdad
    np26 3ls
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Getting to know America
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 14th August 2018
    +What an unsung gem of a museum this is. To those who say America doesn't have a history - how wrong can you be? This place documents the impact of the settlers on the Native Indians, the settlement... Read full review
  • _alisonchristine_acc
    Warminster, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    American museum Bath Plus world war 1 exhibition
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 13th August 2018
    Interesting to see some American History. American Natives to Slavery to World War One. Did you know for instance Coca-Cola had real cocaine in it and this was replaced with caffeine; that the... Read full review
  • Stylish60
    Folkestone, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Well laid out and informative
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 2nd August 2018
    Very interesting and well presented. Interesting objects with clear information. Beautiful view from outside. Are in the middle of renovating the gardens. Interesting exhibition. Very good cafe.p Read full review

Awards

  • TripAdvisor AwardsTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2015

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