Parade Gardens

Grand Parade

General Helpline: 01225 394041

Opening hours
Monday 10:00am – 6:00pm
Tuesday 10:00am – 6:00pm
Wednesday 10:00am – 6:00pm
Thursday 10:00am – 6:00pm
Friday 10:00am – 6:00pm
Saturday 10:00am – 6:00pm
Sunday 10:00am – 6:00pm

Parade Gardens is a grade II listed park situated less than 300 yards away from Bath Abbey. Beautiful riverside gardens set among heritage architecture, the bandstand provides a popular venue for concerts, festivals and fairs.

Venue access

There are wheelchair accessible ramps to the gardens with paved paths throughout.


There will be portaloos available plus one accessible portaloo.

The closest Changing Places Facility is a 5 mins walk away at Bath Sports Centre, North Parade, Bath, BA2 4ET. The opening times for it are:

Monday 7:00am – 9:00pm
Tuesday 7:00am – 9:00pm
Wednesday 7:00am – 9:00pm
Thursday 7:00am – 9:00pm
Friday 7:00am – 8:00pm
Saturday 8:00am – 5pm
Sunday 8:00am – 5pm


There is mobility parking for blue badge holders nearby, located on Walcot Street.



By foot

The gardens are within walking distance of public transport links and most of Bath.

By bus/train

Parade Gardens is a less than 10 minute walk away from Bath bus and train stations.

By car

The nearest car park is on Manvers Street, approximately 4 minutes walk away. This car park is pay and display.