Bridgerton Films In Bath

Bath provides the backdrop to Bridgerton, the most watched show ever on Netflix.

3 February 2021

Bridgerton is a witty, romantic, emotional and thoroughly modern take on England’s Regency era. Although the series is set in London, Bath provides the backdrop for the drama, based on the books of Julia Quinn.

Bridgerton_Season1_Episode1_00_00_22_21 with credit_0.jpgIt was most extensive and ambitious filming ever carried out in the city.  No 1 Royal Crescent features as the exterior of the home of the Featherington’s, one of the key families in the drama, but multiple other interior and exterior locations were used across the city centre from Abbey Green and Bath Street, to the Holburne Museum, Banqueting Room at the Guildhall and the Assembly Rooms.

Bridgerton_Season1_Episode1_00_25_28_06 with credit_0.jpgThe Bath Film Office was involved right from the initial location enquiry. Acting as the key point of contact between the production and the numerous Council services that needed to be involved for the filming to take place.