Secret Bath


A guide to 150 unusual and unfamiliar places in Bath

Step off the beaten track with this fascinating Bath guide book. Let our local expert, Karen Warren show you the well-hidden treasures and hidden places of this beautiful city. Featuring over 150 unusual and unfamiliar places, this Secret Bath guide is ideal for local inhabitants, curious visitors and armchair travellers alike.

  • Find out where gentlemen powdered their wigs
  • Discover a real-tennis court that became a factory that became a museum
  • See Britain’s oldest war memorial
  • Spot a forgotten industrial relic in the heart of the city
  • Uncover a secret garden in Widcombe
  • Witness a road that closes for six weeks a year to protect a toad migration route
  • Enjoy a little-known view of the King’s Bath
  • Explore the theatre that became a church that became a Masonic lodge
  • Marvel at an Art Deco interior unlike any other in the city

Far from the crowds and the usual cliches, Bath offers many off-beat experiences and is home to plenty of well-hidden treasures that are revealed only to residents and travellers who find their way off the beaten track. An indispensable guide for those who thought they knew Bath well or would like to discover another side of the city.

From the publishers of the best-selling Secret London: an unusual guide comes this brand new Secret Bath guide. Author Karen Warren has prowled the city streets, seeking out the hidden, eccentric and overlooked to create this definitive insider’s guide to Bath.

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