Frankenstein in Bath
Back for 2018 with a clutch of five-star reviews, Frankenstein in Bath traces Mary Shelley’s footsteps as she wrote her gothic masterpiece in the city in the autumn and winter of 1816/17. It also reveals the real-life disasters that unfolded all around her.
Frankenstein in Bath takes you to the places where this forgotten story happened: where Mary Shelley lived, where she wrote, and where she kept her dark secrets.
The popular tour, which won Best Live Performance at the 2017 Creative Bath Awards, lasts approximately 90 minutes.
#35 of 64 Tours in Bath
Most Recent Traveller Reviews
3 Jun 2018: I’m local to Bath and I thought I knew a fair bit about it’s history but this walk around the centre of Bath tells you how the story of Frankenstein was written, primarily in Bath, which I didn’t...
1 Jun 2018: A fantastic tour: Mary Shelley wrote Frankenstein in this beautiful city. The excellent tour guide describes the places and people that mattered in her turbulent and creative life. Highly recommended.
1 Oct 2017: This is a gem of a piece. We felt the characters came to life and walked beside us - loved all the interlocking stories.
A brilliantly written script- shocks you with the history of Mary Shelly and...