Appearance Matters 8 conference venue
The conference will be held in the prestigious and elegant Assembly Rooms located in the UNESCO World Heritage City of Bath. The private evening Drinks Reception will be held at sunset in the Roman Baths and the Conference Dinner will be held in the grand and stunning Pump Room.
The grand Ball Room in the Assembly Rooms
The above photos are supplied courtesy of Bath's Historic Venues
Directions via Google Maps
Coats and luggage
Please do not bring luggage to the venue. Luggage, including rucksacks, is not permitted but there are a number of storage facilities available across the city. An unsupervised coat rail for coats will be provided.
The building is accessible to wheelchair users. There is level access to the ground floor Assembly Rooms and a wheelchair is available for use. There is a lift from the ground floor to the Fashion Museum on the lower ground floor, and an emergency exit ramp.
There is an accessible toilet on the lower ground floor.
The nearest accessible car parking spaces to the Assembly Rooms are on either side of Bennett Street where it joins Lansdown Road (approximately 100–150 m away) or on Alfred Street opposite the Assembly Rooms Pub (approximately 80 m away).
Visitors with hearing impairments
Other accessible features include audio guides compatible with the "T" switch on hearing aids. Alternatively, we can provide a copy of the audio guide text (with reading torch) to read during your visit.