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Medieval Monks at Bath Abbey – Bath Museums Week

Fri 28 October at 10:00 am until 5:30 pm

Step back in time for an exciting taste of Benedictine monastic life at Bath Abbey in the 12th Century. Meet and chat with costumed experts from Angevins, a Living History group, who will demonstrate and explain historical skills such as

  • living and working as a Benedictine monk
  • illustrating books in the ‘Scriptorium’
  • concocting herbal medicine
  • spinning and weaving
  • preparing food and drink

What did monks eat for their supper? How were their clothes made? All this and more will be revealed…

Free entry as part of Bath’s Museums Week

Ages 5+


Fri 28 October
10:00 am until 5:30 pm
Event Category:


Bath Abbey
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