Parks and Gardens
Exhibitions and Talks
Taunton has a range of attractions just waiting to be explored!
From a steam railway, to beautiful gardens, a historic cider farm and a centre where one of the oldest rural crafts still flourishes - all these and more are on offer as you set out to explore this fascinating area....
The Museum of Somerset is located in the 12th century great hall of Taunton Castle.
CICCIC is an independent arts centre house is an amazing early Victorian hall providing all forms of arts and culture. From live music, comedy, art exhibitions, poetry nights, music and art clubs, film and documentaries, Sunday jazz and world music, piano cocktail nights, and touring arts and music projects. With a licensed bar and café your visit is always welcome to our many events.
The Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre is a multipurpose space that provides arts activities for the whole community and those visiting the area.
The Brewhouse is situated in the heart of Somerset’s County town of Taunton. The theatre delivers an innovative and exciting programme of performances and participatory arts which attract a diverse range of audiences.
The Somerset Heritage Centre provides state-of-the-art storage for the historic records of Somerset and access to them.
St Mary Magdalene Church is church of England parish church in Taunton and has the tallest tower in Somerset.
Discover historic sites and properties on a self-guided tour of Taunton.
The Willows and Wetlands Visitor Centre is the home of P. H. Coate & Son, founded by willow grower and merchant Robert Coate in 1819, and still run by the Coate family today.
Sheppy's Cider, Somerset is one of the longest established cider companies in the UK.
West Somerset Railway, a true country branch line of the old Great Western Railway is full of fascination whether you are looking for a nostalgic ride back in time through lovely countryside or to study the railway and industrial heritage which our line preserves..
You’ll find all kinds of accommodation to suit your needs in Taunton and the surrounding area
There is a wealth of interesting and diverse accommodation to choose from in and around Taunton, from small family-run guest houses in the main towns to country house hotels, rural inns and campsites.
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