By Bike

The new ‘Bike in Bath Scheme’ ( is a facility which allows bicycles to be rented and picked up and dropped off at different locations around the city. The drop-off/pick-up point outside Green Park Station is very conveniently situated for visiting the Museum.

By Car

The Herschel Museum does not provide parking facilities.  The nearest car park is in Charlotte Street, a 10 minute walk from the Museum. (Please see map below.)

A disabled parking space is situated outside the museum in New King Street but this cannot be booked in advance.

By Train

The TrainLine will show you trains to Bath Spa Station.

On Foot

New King Street is within easy walking distance of the city centre, Bath Spa Station, Queen Square and other landmarks. Wayfarer kiosks are in place throughout Bath.  The Herschel Museum is marked on these. Accompanying wayfarer maps can be obtained, free of charge, from the Tourist Information Centre and other venues.

The museum as at point 4 in the map below: