SECRET WORLD
New Road East Huntspill. TA9 3PZ Tel 01278 783250

Description
Much to see and do at this all weather badger & wildlife reserve centre

Location
East Huntspill. M5 junc 23. Signed from A38 at West Huntspill

Opening Times
10-6 summer 10-5 winter

Admission Prices
Adult £4.25 Child

 

 

SHEPPY'S CIDER FARM CENTRE
Three Bridges, Bradford-on-Tone TA4 1ER Tel 01823 461233

Description
Country life museum, cider making video, cider sampling, shop and tearoom, nature walk through orchids.

Location
On A38 between Taunton and Wellington. M5 junc 26

Opening Times
Mon-Sat 8.30-6 Sun Noon-2

Disabled Access
Facilities, yes

Admission Prices
Adult Child

 

 

 

THE SHOE MUSEUM

C & J Clark ltd, High St StreetBA16 0YA Tel 01458 443131

Description
A comprehensive history of shoemaking from Roman times to the Present day. The shoemakers Clark have a big presence in this town.

Location
Street is 1 mile south of Glastonbury on A39. From M5 take junc 39

Opening Times
Mon-Fri 10-4.45 Sat 10-5 Sun 11-5

Disabled Access
Facilities

Admission Prices
Free

 

 

 

 

STOKE-SUB-HAMDON PRIORY
North St TA4 6QP Stoke-Sub-Hamdon Tel 01985 843600

Description
A complex of buildings begun in 14c for priests of the chantry chapel of St. Nicolas

Location
Between Yeovil and Ilminster and between A303 and A3088 2 miles west of Montacute at Stoke-Sub-Hamdon. Rail: Crewkerne 7 miles.

Opening Times
All year 10-6 (or dusk) daily

Admission Prices
Free

 

 

 

 

 

TIME MACHINE
Burlington St Weston-Super-Mare BS23 1PR Tel 01934 621028

Description
Local history and changing exhibitions of personal collections, shop, cafe. Also Clara's cottage a eriod home.

Location
In Weston near the old hospital between Orchard Street and Alfred St.

Opening Times
10-4 Nov - Feb 10-5 Mar-Oct

Admission Prices
Adult £2 Child £1

 

 

 

TINTINHULL HOUSE GARDEN
Farm Street, Tintinhull, Yeovil BA22 9PZ Tel 01935 822545

Description
A 20c formal garden surrounding a 17c house. The garden layout, divided into areas by walls and hedges, has border colour and plant themes, including shrub roses and clematis

Location
5 miles NW of Yeovil .5 mile south of A303 on outskirts of Tintinhull

Opening Times
Apr-Oct Wed-Sun & BH Mons 12-6

Disabled Access
Some access, but cobbles and uneven paths make progress difficult.

Admission Prices
Unconfirmed

 

 

 

TROPIQUARIA
TA23 0JX Tel 01984 640688

Description
Indoor jungle & gardens

Location
About 6 miles east of Minehead in Washford off A39

Opening Times
Apr-Sep 10-5 Oct 11-5 Nov, Feb & Mar weekends 11-5

Admission Prices
Unconfirmed

 

 

 

WILLOW & WETLANDS VISITOR CENTRE
Meare Green Court Nr. Taunton TA3 6HY Tel 01823 490249

Description
Exhibition and video on wetlands life. This is a working basket-making concern and the accent is on willow. Tours available on week days.

Location
About 6 miles east of Taunton off the A361 at Stoke St Gregory

Opening Times
Mon-Sat 9-5

Disabled Access
Partial

Admission Prices
Visits free Guided tour £2.50

 

 

WOOKEY HOLE CAVES & PAPERMILL
Wookey BA5 1BB Tel 01749 672243

Description
Amazing stalagmites and salacities in this large and beautifully lit complex of caves.

Location
Between Cheddar and Wells, sign posted from A371

Opening Times
Apr-Oct 9.30-5.30 Nov-Mar10.30-4.30

Disabled Access
Facilities, yes - caves difficult

Admission Prices
Adult £6.50 Child £3.50

 

 

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