Fashion Museum

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The Fashion Museum (which was previously known as the Museum of Costume) is housed in the Assembly Rooms in Bath, Somerset.


The collection was started by Doris Langley Moore, who gave her collection to the city of Bath in 1963. focuses on fashionable dress for men, women and children from the late 16th century to the present day and has more than 30,000 objects in its collection. The earliest pieces are embroidered shirts and gloves from about 1600. The museum also features the Dress of the Year collection from the 1960s to the present day.


The designers whose work is represented include: Mary Quant, John Bates, Ossie Clark, Jean Muir, Bill Gibb, Giorgio Armani, John Galliano, Ralph Lauren, Alexander McQueen, Donatella Versace and Alber Elbaz.

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Opening times (November - February):
MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
10:30 - 17:0010:30 - 17:0010:30 - 17:0010:30 - 17:0010:30 - 17:0010:30 - 17:0010:30 - 17:00
*Closed 25 December, 26 December

Opening times (March - October):
MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
10:30 - 18:0010:30 - 18:0010:30 - 18:0010:30 - 18:0010:30 - 18:0010:30 - 18:0010:30 - 18:00

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Address: Fashion Museum, Assembly Rooms,
Bennett Street, Bath, Somerset, BA1 2QH, UK
Phone: +44 1225 477173
Email: fashion_enquiries@bathnes.gov.uk

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