Things to Do in Bath with Kids | The Roman Baths
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Family activities

Kids of all ages can find out about life in Roman times here at the Roman Baths. Take a look at what we have to offer and enjoy a fun family day out.

Family activities

Join in with our family activities throughout the school holidays! Visit our What's on page to find out what's on during your visit. You can also download our What's on leaflet for September-December 2018.

Activity trails

Go on a Roman Baths adventure with Hoot the owl in our new family trail! Pick up the trail at the start of your visit to find out more about Sulis Minerva and discover the amazing things that the Romans made and built. Don't forget to collect a special reward at the desk on your way out.

Costumed characters

Come and meet our lively Roman costumed characters every day beside the Great Bath. You can chat to them and hear about life in Roman Britain.

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A special kids audioguide narrated by Michael Rosen is included free of charge in your visit. It is available in English, French or German and is based around the stories of Roman characters we know visited the baths.

Online games

Have fun uploading your face and text onto your own Roman coin in our Virtual Hoard. Play our Know your Numerals game, based on the traditional game of bingo or Draw yourself as a Roman with our line drawing game! You can also have a go at our new quiz to find out which Roman god or goddess you are! 

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