Somerset Guide

Tourist Attractions in Somerset

All attractions

St John Fisher - Wellington & St Richard of Chichester - Wiveliscombe

Somerset Catholic Parish churches. Website details mass times and parish events.

St John Fisher - Wellington & St Richard of Chichester - Wiveliscombe

Discovery Safaris of Porlock

Discover Exmoor National Park in a specially designed Landrover Defender 110 TDi.

Discovery Safaris of Porlock

Brean Methodist Church - Burnham-on-sea

Established in the late 1700s. Visitors welcome.

Brean Methodist Church - Burnham-on-sea

St Peter's Church & St Nicholas' Church - Portishead

One of the three largest churches in the Anglican Diocese of Bath and Wells. Website details events and news.

St Peter's Church & St Nicholas' Church - Portishead

The Chalice Well - Glastonbury

One of the oldest continuously used holy wells in Britain set within beautiful gardens. Open all year round.

The Chalice Well - Glastonbury

Minehead Baptist Church

A wide range of worship, study groups and activities for all ages. Website details all aspects of church life.

Minehead Baptist Church

Twilight Zone - Portishead

Paintball games played in woodland with features including a 50 foot, two storey castle.

Twilight Zone - Portishead

Forde Abbey & Gardens - Chard

More than 900 years of history encapsulated in this elegant former Cistercian monastery with 30 acres of award winning gardens. The House is open from 2nd April until the end of October and the Gardens…

Forde Abbey & Gardens - Chard

The American Museum in Britain - Bath

Galleries, gardens & trails and a series of period rooms displaying American furniture, woodwork, silver, glass and textiles.

The American Museum in Britain - Bath

Radstock Methodist Church - Midsomer Norton

Website details services and events surrounding this church dating from 1902.

Radstock Methodist Church - Midsomer Norton

Portishead - United Reformed Church

Sunday worship starts at 10.30am and holy communions are held monthly. All welcome.

Portishead -   United Reformed Church

The Helicopter Museum - Weston-super-Mare

The world's largest dedicated helicopter museum with over 80 helicopters on display. Open daily through Easter & summer and from Wednesday to Sunday for the rest of the year. Facilities include coffee…

The Helicopter Museum - Weston-super-Mare

Chard Reservoir Nature Reserve

Website giving an introduction to Chard Reservoir and its wildlife.

Chard Reservoir Nature Reserve

St Thomas Church - Wells

Information and an interactive tour of the church available on website.

St Thomas Church - Wells

Nailsea Methodist Church

An extensive range of services and activities available at this Methodist church.

Nailsea Methodist Church

Montacute TV Radio Toy Museum

A nostalgic journey bringing back memories of your favourite TV & Radio programmes and the sets you may have listened to and watched.

Montacute TV Radio Toy Museum

Greencombe Gardens - Porlock

A post war garden covering 3.5 acres on the edge of ancient woodland. Open Saturday to Wednesday from April to the end of July.

Greencombe Gardens - Porlock

Museum of Bath at Work - Bath

A variety of exhibitions on view including Bath at Work: 2ooo years of Earning a Living and a full size model of a stone mine.

Museum of Bath at Work - Bath

Nailsea Holy Trinity Parish

Parish news, activities, information and services.

Nailsea Holy Trinity Parish

St Joseph's Catholic Church - Bridgwater

Website details the history of the church, service times and events.

St Joseph's Catholic Church -  Bridgwater

Tropiquaria - Watchet

A great day out for all the family with an Indoor Jungle, 2 full sized pirate ships, an indoor play castle, a variety of animals & birds, a puppet theatre and a radio museum. Open daily from 1st April…

Tropiquaria - Watchet

Wookey Hole Caves - Wells

History, mystery & fun at the Wookey Caves with a Victorian arcade, Dinosaur Valley, Mirror Maze, Fairy Garden and much more. Open 7 days a week.

Wookey Hole Caves - Wells

St Cuthbert's Church - Wells

The largest church in Somerset. Information about services and events is on the website.

St Cuthbert's Church - Wells

The Roman Baths - Bath

The best preserved Roman religious spa from the ancient world. The Roman Baths is below street level and has four main features - the Sacred Spring, the Roman Temple, the Roman bath house and finds from…

The Roman Baths - Bath

Westonzoyland Pumping Station - Bridgwater

Museum of Steam Power and Land Drainage on the Somerset Levels. Live Steam events open from 1pm and non steam displays on Sundays from 2pm.

Westonzoyland Pumping Station - Bridgwater

The Grand Pier - Weston-super-Mare

A fabulous covered amusement park with a variety of entertainment including a children's adventure playground, big wheel, crazy house and all the latest slot machines, video & family games.

The Grand Pier - Weston-super-Mare

Radstock Museum - Radstock

An award winning museum offering insight into North Somerset life since the 19th century. Open daily except Mondays.

Radstock Museum - Radstock

SeaQuarium - Weston-Super-Mare

Close encounters with marvels of marine life in this aquarium set on its own pier. Over 30 displays, tea room and gift shop. Open daily.

SeaQuarium - Weston-Super-Mare

Gordano Valley Church - Portishead

A community based church offering teaching, worship and youth activities.

Gordano Valley Church - Portishead

Rook Lane Congregational Church - Frome

Diary of events and services can be found on the website.

Rook Lane Congregational Church - Frome

Bath Postal Museum

Discover the History of the Post from ancient times to the present, including biographies, archives and Post Office Uniforms. Open Tuesdays to Saturdays.

Bath Postal Museum

Burnham on Sea Baptist Church

Visitors to this 1843 Baptist Church are welcomed, meeting on Sundays at 10.30am and 6.30pm.

Burnham on Sea Baptist Church

Wellington Baptist Church

A Christian Church in membership with the Baptist Union of Great Britain and the South West Baptist Association.

Wellington Baptist Church

HolyTrinityChurch - Frome

Open weekday mornings from 9.30 - 12.30 with services held on Sundays and Wednesdays.

HolyTrinityChurch - Frome

The Catholic Church in Taunton

Information on the St George and St Teresa churches in Taunton.

The Catholic Church in Taunton

Cheddar Caves & Gorge

Cathedral-like Caves, Britain's biggest Gorge and the Cheddar Man, Britain's oldest complete skeleton. Beginner sessions in caving and climbing & abseiling are available daily.

Cheddar Caves & Gorge

The Shrine of Our Lady of Glastonbury

Details of the church and this year's pilgrimage can be found on the website.

The Shrine of Our Lady of Glastonbury

Western-Super-Mare Pier Company

A Grade II listed pier opened in 1867. The only pier linking the mainland to an island just offshore.

Western-Super-Mare Pier Company

Burnham-on-Sea Methodist Church

Website details the history of the church,weekly meetings, service times and events.

Burnham-on-Sea Methodist Church

Wells Cathedral

Dating back to 1180 the cathedral has 3 services daily and 4 on Sundays. The library is open to the public and the shop & restaurant are also open daily.

Wells Cathedral

Porlock Methodist Church

The focus of the church’s life is Sunday Worship which takes place at 10.30am.

Porlock Methodist Church

Museum of Costume - Bath

One of the world's finest collections of fashionable dress and accessories, with exhibits dating back to pre 1800. Open daily.

Museum of Costume - Bath

Bath Abbey

The last great gothic church in England dating from 1499. Open daily to visitors.

Bath Abbey

Glastonbury Abbey

Visit the original Abbey buildings and a wealth of other attractions including the living history characters and Visitor Centre. Open throughout the year.

Glastonbury Abbey

Christ Church - Nailsea and St Quiricus & St Julietta - Tickenham

Website details service times and events for these 2 Bristol churches.

Christ Church - Nailsea and St Quiricus & St Julietta - Tickenham

Animal Farm - Burnham-on-Sea

Adventure park set on 23 acres of farm land. A variety of animals and exotic birds to see, the Playbarn, Adventure Playground, cafe and shop. Open all year.

Animal Farm - Burnham-on-Sea

Watchet Boat Museum -

An exhibition of flatners, nets, maps, knotwork & withy boards and activities for children. Open Tuesday - Sunday from Easter - September.

Watchet Boat Museum -

Weston Lodge Shooting Ground - Portishead

Clay pigeon shooting, off road quad biking, rough terrain karting and Skirmish Paintball.

Weston Lodge Shooting Ground - Portishead

Lower Severalls - Crewkerne

An enchanting garden and nursery set in the rolling hills of South Somerset. Open 4 days a week from mid March until the end of September.

Lower Severalls - Crewkerne

Portishead Methodist Church

Details of activities and services.

Portishead Methodist Church
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