Part of an engraving of a view of Bath from the south-east, 1734 (ref: PX 768)

Part of an engraving of a view of Bath from the south-east in 1734 (ref: PX 768)

Explore local history and find your family’s place in it

Do you want to

  • explore the fascinating history of Bath?
  • find out about the famous people who have lived here?
  • discover the history of your house?
  • research your family tree?

Bath Record Office and the Local Studies Service at Bath Library can help you!  They have a huge range of wonderful resources, and staff who are happy to give you expert advice.

Find out more about Bath Record Office.

Find out more about the Local Studies Service at Bath Library.

Help us improve this content

Please use this form to report issues with the content of this page. If you wish to contact somebody about the service provided, please use the contact details found in the 'Contact Us' section of this page.

To prevent automated spam submissions leave this field empty.
Data protection notice

Data protection notice

The information you have provided may be shared across Bath and North East Somerset Council for the purpose of dealing with your enquiry. We will not give information about you to anyone else, or use information about you for other purposes, unless your consent has been given or the law allows this.

The use of your personal information is covered by our registration under the Data Protection Act 1998. You can, under this legislation, request a copy of the information we hold about you. If any information we hold about you is incorrect please let us know.

Bath and North East Somerset Council is committed to upholding the principles of the Data Protection Act, and will not process your information in a way incompatible with these principles.

The Council’s Information Compliance Office can be contacted on (01225) 477000 or via email at information_governance@bathnes.gov.uk

Your rating: 

Your rating: None Average: 2.4 (5 votes)
To prevent automated spam submissions leave this field empty.