June 20-24 Forest of Imagination is back! Find Forest at The Holburne & Sydney Gardens in the heart of Bath

This year Forest of Imagination is in Bath from 20-24 June. Discover a free, fantastical forest and outdoor gallery right in the heart of the city at the Holburne Museum, Sydney Gardens, Great Pultney  Street and Laura Place. Designed by a collective of local and international artists and creative professionals. Forest of Imagination will transform these areas into wondrous sensory installations and architectural artworks, with creative activities for all ages. Forest of Imagination is returning to the World Heritage City of Bath for its sixth year. Everyone is welcome!

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Come and play!

Previous Forest of Imagination events have attracted thousands of visitors, united by curiosity and a playful spirit. This year, join us for another exciting programme of artworks, outdoor theatre, sensory installations and participatory creative activities.

Find Forest 2019 along Great Pulteney Street, to the Holburne Museum and into Sydney Pleasure Gardens, Bath


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We believe that creativity can enhance wellbeing and transform lives, communities, cities and economies.

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