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24 Sep 2020
Please help us to maintain it virus-free by sticking to the following guidelines:
Please SOCIALLY DISTANCE – 2 metres from other groups
Only ONE FAMILY GROUP IN FOYER at any time, you will be called through to admissions when it is ready
Please HAND SANITISE on entry and, unless exempt, WEAR A FACECOVERING.
CARD PAYMENTS ONLY – please use contactless if possible
Please give your CONTACT DETAILS when requested, as required by the government for track and trace
Please follow the MARKED ROUTE (clockwise)
Please try to AVOID TOUCHING exhibits/cabinets etc
Only LIMITED TOILET FACILITIES will be available
Anyone like Fossils! ?
Our permanent displays cover two floors within the listed building which was once the Radstock Market Hall.
Around the ground floor we tell the story of the coalmines, the mining communities of Radstock and the local trades and industries which supported that community.
How old is Boltonites radstockensis (aka the Radstock dragonfly)?Why does it fascinate today’s youngster?
View images of the fossil in 3D using special glasses.
Read more about the dragonfly fossil.