Welcome to Shepton Mallet Tourist Information and Heritage Centre.  To contact us and for our opening times, please click HERE

Our service includes:                                          

  • Bus and Coach Timetables, click here.  To find out buses and coaches that depart from a stop, click here and type your bus stop ie Shepton Mallet Station Road, you wish to catch the bus from. 
  • Come and see our new Shepton Mallet Lambs for £11.95 and the bears for £8.95!
  • Go to our Facebook page (Shepton Mallet Tourist Information Centre) and follow us on Twitter (@smtic).
  • Listings and links to events happening in the Shepton Mallet area (scroll down for information). 
  • A wide range of free information on attractions, accommodation, theatres, transport, cycling and walks.
  • Information on local hotels, bed-and-breakfast, farmhouse, self-catering and camping accommodation and caravan and tent hire.
  • SAVER TICKETS for events and attractions in the town and surrounding countryside including major events at the Royal Bath and West Showground and local events.  Scroll down to our 'Forthcoming Events' for links to further information.
  • Booking Agent for Berrys Coaches Superfast Service to London, Southwest Coaches, Avalon, Aston and Taylors Coach Travel Ltd.
  • Ordance Survey, Explorer, Road and Historical maps.
  • Traditional locally made Somerset Cider Mugs.  Click here for more information on our gift and card range.
  • Postcards, books, pictures, local souvenirs, walks leaflets, guides and Heritage trails. 
  • The social and industrial history of the town, from pre-Roman times to the present day, is depicted in displays within the Centre.
  • Local crafts for sale.
  • Most major Debit and Credit Cards accepted (min spend £10).


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We also have Saver tickets available at our sales counter for:

  • Cheddar Caves 
  • Craft 4 Crafters - 12 - 14 April & 18 & 20 October 18
  • The West Somerset Railway
  • Local Theatres  - Theatre Tokens available
  • West of England Game Fair
  • Fleet Air Arm Museum
  • The Los Palmas tribute Madness Band - 9th June 18
  • Royal Bath & West Show - 30th May to 2nd June

  • Yeovilton Air Day - 7th July 18

  • NASS Festival - 7th July 18

  • Mid Somerset Show - 19th August 18

  • Frome Cheese Show - 8th September 18

  • WESTFEST - 27th October 18





We have a wide selection of gifts including (click here for more information):

  • Traditional Somerset Cider Mugs
  • Jeff Body sheep and stone sculptures
  • Locally produced cards
  • Shepton Mallet calendars, coasters, teddies, bookmarks and pens. 
  • Local history, Cider, Railway, walking, children's books and activity books.  Many of our books are locally written.
  • Local Somerset crafts
  • Sheep pencils, magnets and key rings
  • and much more.



Forthcoming Events

23/04/2018Meditation and Healing Day
23/04/2018Holcombe - Cuppa and a chat
23/04/2018Shepton Mallet - Community Singing Group
23/04/2018Street - Bowling Club Night
23/04/2018Wells - Stamp Collecting Meeting
24/04/2018Chilcompton - Gardening Club
24/04/2018Dinder - Ceilidh and Scottish Country Dancing
24/04/2018Doulting - Doulting Sings
24/04/2018Glastonbury - Art Lecture
24/04/2018Oakhill - Gardening Club
24/04/2018Street - Men's Shed
24/04/2018Wells - Single Social Group
24/04/2018Wookey - Choirworks
25/04/2018Somerset Annual Local Entrepreneur Forum
26/04/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
26/04/2018Shepton Mallet - Social Mornings - Parkinson's UK
26/04/2018Street- Street Sings
26/04/2018Street - Street Men
26/04/2018Street - Men's Shed
27/04/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
27/04/2018 - 28/04/2018Bollywood Weekend - Eternal Taal
27/04/2018Cheese & Grain - Complete Madness
27/04/2018 - 29/04/2018Wells Festival of Film - 27 - 29 April 2018
27/04/2018Spring Concert at St Peter and St Paul's Church
28/04/2018Mendip Society Walk - Norton Malreward
28/04/2018Vintage Motorcycle Club Autojumble
28/04/2018Dangerous Day for Dads - Mill on the Brue
28/04/2018Dorothy House - Dusk Memory Walk
28/04/2018Eric Bibb at Cheese & Grain
28/04/2018The Vintage Bazaar - Cheese and Grain
30/04/2018Street Health Walk
01/05/2018Retirement Gateway
01/05/2018Guerra, Guerra!
02/05/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
02/05/2018Charterhouse Classic Car Auction
03/05/2018Shepton Mallet U3A - Monthly speaker - Brian Wright
04/05/2018 - 06/05/2018Largest Antiques, Vintage and Collectors Fair in the West
05/05/2018Wells Cathedral - Oratorio Society presents:
05/05/2018Garden Day - Wells & Mendip Museum
06/05/2018Mendip Ramblers
06/05/2018 - 07/05/2018Celebrating Somerset Sunday 6th May & Monday 7th May
07/05/2018The First Great Pilton Jumble Trail
07/05/2018Fantastic Family Day at the Mill on the Brue
07/05/2018Nature Day - A Somerset Festival of Nautre Event
08/05/2018 - 12/05/2018Titanic The Musical
09/05/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme
09/05/2018Wells Civic Society
10/05/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet - A walk in Beacon Hill Woods to see the Bluebells
10/05/2018Grassland 2018
10/05/2018Mendip Ramblers
11/05/2018Binegar and Gurney Slade Social Fundraisers Quiz Night
12/05/2018Jumble Sale - Children with Cancer UK
12/05/2018Dangerous Day for Dads - Mill on the Brue
12/05/2018Echoes of War Living History Day
12/05/2018Castle Cary - Cheese & Cider Market
12/05/2018Spring Concert - Mid-Somerset Orchestra
12/05/2018Specialist Plant Fair - at Yarlington House
13/05/2018The Kast off Kinks - Not to be missed
13/05/2018Festival of Dogs - May 2018
14/05/2018Street Health Walk
15/05/2018 - 18/05/2018Wells Little Theatre presents
16/05/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
18/05/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
18/05/2018Toddler Explorers - Lovely leaves
19/05/2018Bat Walk
19/05/2018Show of Hands
20/05/2018Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
20/05/2018Open Gardens & Heritage Trail, Leigh on Mendip
20/05/2018Junk Soul Brother presents - Dr Love Vinyl Revival
20/05/2018NGS - Garden Open Day - Rendy Farm, Oake, Taunton
25/05/2018 - 27/05/2018Wells Comedy Festival - 25 - 27 May 2018
25/05/2018 - 27/05/2018The Funkiest Festival in the West - Shindig weekender
26/05/2018 - 02/06/2018Bishop's Palace - Whitsun half term fun
27/05/2018Sarsen Trail and Neolithic Marathon
29/05/2018NGS - Garden Open Day - Wellfield Barn, Wells
30/05/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
30/05/2018 - 02/06/2018Royal Bath & West Show - 30 May to 2 June 2018
30/05/2018 - 03/06/2018The Bullzini Family - No Strings Rope Walking Convention
31/05/2018Shepton Mallet - Social Mornings - Parkinson's UK
31/05/2018Family Fun - Cottage Gardens
01/06/2018The Bullzini Family - Tightrope Tasters
02/06/2018The Bullzini Family presents - Circus - one day only
07/06/2018Shepton Mallet U3A - Monthly speaker - Bernard Purrier
08/06/2018 - 10/06/2018Pub in the Park
09/06/2018 - 10/06/2018Los Palmas 6 - Shepton Mallet Collett Festival
09/06/2018Dangerous Day for Dads - Mill on the Brue
10/06/2018Giant Flea Market
13/06/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme
15/06/2018Toddler Explorers - People
16/06/2018 - 17/06/2018The Footman James Bristol Classic Car Show - 16 - 17 June
16/06/2018Fitness and Family Open Day - further details to follow once confirmed
17/06/2018Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
22/06/2018 - 24/06/2018The English Country Garden Festival
24/06/2018Toy & Train Collectors Fair
28/06/2018Shepton Mallet - Social Mornings - Parkinson's UK
05/07/2018 - 09/07/2018NASS Festival 5-9 July
07/07/2018Yeovilton Air Day
08/07/2018Collett Park Cafe - Fun Run/Sports Day
11/07/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme
14/07/20182nd 2 None Driving School
15/07/2018Giant Flea Market
15/07/2018Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
20/07/2018Toddler Explorers - Super Shells
21/07/2018ACEarts - Artist Talk with Pip Woolf
21/07/2018Godney Gathering
21/07/2018Prosecco & Fizz Festival
22/07/2018Supergroom South West
24/07/2018Collett Park Cafe - Bouncy Tuesdays
26/07/2018Throw a Ball Thursdays - Collett Park Cafe
26/07/2018Shepton Mallet - Social Mornings - Parkinson's UK
26/07/2018Family Fun - Awesome Archaeology
28/07/2018 - 10/08/2018New Wine United National Gatherings - 28 July to 11 August
28/07/2018Dangerous Day for Dads - Mill on the Brue
29/07/2018Music in the Park - Mangledwurzels
31/07/2018Collett Park Cafe - Bouncy Tuesdays
02/08/2018Throw a Ball Thursdays - Collett Park Cafe
04/08/2018Glastonbury Extravaganza
07/08/2018Collett Park Cafe - Bouncy Tuesdays
09/08/2018Throw a Ball Thursdays - Collett Park Cafe
09/08/2018Family Fun - Farmyard Fun
14/08/2018Collett Park Cafe - Bouncy Tuesdays
16/08/2018Throw a Ball Thursdays - Collett Park Cafe
16/08/2018Throw a Ball Thursdays - Collett Park Cafe
18/08/2018 - 19/08/2018Fit Festival 2018
19/08/2018Mid Somerset Show
21/08/2018Collett Park Cafe - Bouncy Tuesdays
23/08/2018Throw a Ball Thursdays - Collett Park Cafe
25/08/2018Summer Festival in a Day
26/08/2018Giant Flea Market
28/08/2018Collett Park Cafe - Bouncy Tuesdays
30/08/2018Throw a Ball Thursdays - Collett Park Cafe
30/08/2018Shepton Mallet - Social Mornings - Parkinson's UK
30/08/2018Family Fun - Magical Creatures
31/08/2018Inflatables Day - Collett Park
01/09/2018 - 02/09/2018Truck Fest South West
07/09/2018 - 08/09/2018The South West Motorshow Home
12/09/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme
12/09/2018Charterhouse Classic Car Auction
14/09/2018 - 16/09/2018Largest Antiques, Vintage and Collectors Fair in the West
15/09/2018 - 16/09/2018Antiques and Collectors Fair - Weekend
16/09/2018Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
21/09/2018Toddler Explorers - Beside the Sea
22/09/2018 - 23/09/2018The Wedding Showcase - 22 - 23 September 2018
22/09/2018Dangerous Day for Dads - Mill on the Brue
26/09/2018 - 27/09/2018Boden Clothes Sales
27/09/2018Shepton Mallet - Social Mornings - Parkinson's UK
27/09/2018Expressive charcoal drawing for adults with Kate Lynch
30/09/2018ACEarts - International Elder Day Event
03/10/2018The Dairy Show
06/10/2018Felt Making with Lydia Needle
07/10/2018Toy & Train Collectors Fair
10/10/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme
13/10/2018ACEarts - Anodised Aluminium Jewellery Workshop
13/10/2018A Celebration of Autumn
14/10/2018Giant Flea Market
18/10/2018 - 20/10/2018Craft4Crafters - 18 - 20 October 2018
19/10/2018Toddler Explorers - Night Animals
21/10/2018Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
24/10/2018Spooktacular at Collett Park
25/10/2018Shepton Mallet - Social Mornings - Parkinson's UK
27/10/2018Westfest Music Festival
01/11/2018Family Fun - Fizz, Bang, Pop! - Firework inspired crafts
03/11/2018 - 04/11/2018The Footman James Classic Vehicle Resoration Show - 3 - 4 November
07/11/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme - AGM
09/11/2018Largest Antiques, Vintage and Collectors Fair in the West
10/11/2018 - 11/11/2018Antique and Collectors Fair
16/11/2018Toddler Explorers - Africa
17/11/2018ACEarts - Artist Talk with Jon England
17/11/2018 - 18/11/2018Homebuilding & Renovation Show
18/11/2018Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
24/11/2018 - 24/12/2018Santa South West Christmas Village
29/11/2018Shepton Mallet - Social Mornings - Parkinson's UK
01/12/2018Shepton Mallet Lantern Festival Workshops - 2018
01/12/2018ACEarts - Late Night Christmas Shopping
01/12/2018A Very Victorian Christmas
12/12/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme
15/12/2018Christmas Market - Collett Park Cafe
16/12/2018Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
27/12/2018Shepton Mallet - Social Mornings - Parkinson's UK
15/02/2019 - 17/02/2019Snowdrop Festival 2019 - 15 - 17 February - Shepton Mallet