Around 1,170,000 litres of steaming spring water, at a temperature of 46 degrees C, still fill the bathing site every day.
Containing traces of 42 minerals, it can be tasted in the Grand Pump Room which dates from Georgian times when, following claims about the water’s restorative properties, Bath became fashionable as a spa town.
Two of Jane Austen’s novels, Persuasion and Northanger Abbey, are largely set here.
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“We spent a fabulous day with Glyn touring Stonehenge, Avebury and Bath. We had a delicious lunch in Avebury and enjoyed every moment of Glyn’s informative excursion. Glyn took excellent care of us and attended to the needs of our three young persons…”