Changing Rooms and Saunas | The Roman Baths
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Hypocausts at the Roman Baths

Changing Rooms and Saunas

Explore the Roman bathing suite, with its heated rooms, swimming pools and changing rooms.

The Roman Baths were in use for four hundred years and underwent many changes. To help visitors understand the way the bath house was used, we have suspended new walls on this east part of the site above the Roman walls.

The eastern range of the Roman bath house contained a large tepid bath fed by water that flowed through a pipe from the Great Bath. A series of heated rooms was developed here which became progressively larger until the site reached its maximum extent in the fourth century AD.