Bath Abbey is an Anglican church in the city of Bath, England. Founded in the 7th century and rebuilt in the 12th and 16th centuries, the church has been a long-standing place of worship in the city. The church was built to a cruciform layout, it’s architecture style is Perpendicular Gothic. It is an impressive Grade I listed building that can hold up to 1,200 people. Around the church are monuments and memorials. The west front of the church is of interest with a feature of sculptures of angels climbing to heaven on two stone ladders.
The church is situated in the centre of the city. It is a 5-minute walk away from ‘Bath-Spa’ train station. The 6, 7 and 11 buses stop at the church.
Opening Times and Admission
The church is open to visitors seven days a week, Monday 9.30am-5.30pm, Tuesday to Friday 9am-5.30pm, Saturday 9am-6pm and Sunday 1pm-2.30pm and 4.30pm-6pm. Admission to the church is free but a donation is welcomed. Suggested donations are £4 for adults and £2 for children.