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!
  • 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.  
  • Booking Agent for Berrys Coaches Superfast Service to London, Southwest Coaches,
  • Ordance Survey, Explorer, Road, East & Mendip Way Walk, The Yellow Walk Maps and Historical maps.
  • Traditional locally made Somerset Cider Mugs plus vintage cider mugs.  Cider Mugs - 1 handle/½ pint, 1 handle/ 1 pint, 2 Handles/1 pint, Cider Tankards - 2 & 3 handled/ 1 & 3 pints, Jugs, Flagon.  Click here for more information on our gift and card range.
  • Postcards, books, pictures, local souvenirs, walking leaflets, guides and Heritage trails. 
  • Spy & Murder Mystery Themed Treasure Trails - local towns
  • The social and industrial history of the town, from pre-Roman times to the present day, is depicted in displays within the Centre and a large selection of books to purchase.
  • Local crafts for sale.
  • Coasters, Teddies, Bookmarks, Pens, Magnets, Children Watches, Keyrings, Children Books, Activity Books
  • Most major Debit and Credit Cards accepted (min spend £10).


Latest News





  • Cheddar Caves 
  • The West Somerset Railway
  • Local Theatres  - Theatre Tokens available
  • Fleet Air Arm Museum
  • The Los Palmas 6 tribute Madness Band - 9th June
  • 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

  • Craft4Crafters - 18th & 20 October 18

  • WESTFEST - 27th October 18

Forthcoming Events

23/06/2018All Roads Lead to Frome - at Cheese & Grain
23/06/2018Glastonbury Abbey - Century of Sound - Abbey House
23/06/2018East Somerset Railway - Family Day - Superheroes!
23/06/2018Castle Cary - guitar music Claude Bourbon
23/06/2018Glastonbury - Annual Fete West Mendip Hospital
23/06/2018Songs of Farewell at Sherborne Abbey
23/06/2018 - 24/06/2018Hidden Wedmore - 10 gardens
23/06/2018 - 30/06/2018Photography Exhibition - Pilton
23/06/2018Mendip Male Voice Choir in Concert
23/06/2018Henton Village Fete
23/06/2018Flower Festival - Compton Dundon
23/06/2018Street - Men's Shed
23/06/2018Glastonbury - Walk - History & Christianity Roots
23/06/2018Wells - Saint Etheldreda's Feast Day
23/06/2018Wells - Chorus of Disapproval
23/06/2018Doulting -Film Night - 3 Billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri
24/06/2018Toy & Train Collectors Fair
24/06/2018Celebrating All Things Southern Africa
24/06/2018East Somerset Railway - Westland Classic Motorcycle Club
24/06/2018World Cup and Caribbean Food Tasting Funday & BBQ
25/06/2018Street - Health Walk
25/06/2018Wells - Songs from the Wars: Cantabile
26/06/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
26/06/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Tuesdays Weekly
26/06/2018Street - Men's Shed
27/06/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
27/06/2018Public Image Ltd at Cheese and Grain
27/06/2018Riverford Master Veg Cookery Class @ Lamyatt Village Hall, Bruton
27/06/2018West Horrington - Board Game Group
27/06/2018Mendip Community Transport are looking for volunteers - come along for a chat
27/06/2018West Horrington - Board Game Group
28/06/2018Shepton Mallet - Social Mornings - Parkinson's UK
28/06/2018Inspiring Morning of Films, Photo Talks and Tea - Wells
28/06/2018Street - Men's Shed
28/06/2018Bach Complete Organ Works
29/06/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Fridays Weekly
29/06/2018Summer Wine Tasting - Wells
29/06/2018Kuniko performs at Strode Theatre
30/06/2018The Vintage Bazaar - Cheese and Grain
30/06/2018The Cantilena Choir presents A Summer Idyll
30/06/2018Charlton Mackrell - Village Day
30/06/2018Gippeswyk Singers - Summer Tour Concerts - at Frome
30/06/2018you are warmly welcomed to the Death Cafe
30/06/2018 - 01/07/2018North Wootton - Flower Festivals - 30 June & 1 July
30/06/2018Street - Men's Shed
30/06/2018Charity Concert in aid of Cancer Research - Wells
01/07/2018Glastonbury Abbey - Churchill Singers Summer Concert
01/07/2018Evercreech - Open Gardens
02/07/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Tuesdays Weekly
03/07/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
03/07/2018Wells - Arts Society Mendip
03/07/2018Street - Men's Shed
04/07/2018Wells - Health Walk - fortnightly
05/07/2018 - 09/07/2018NASS Festival 5-9 July
05/07/2018 - 08/07/2018Spirit of the Horse Renaissance - Equestrian Theatre
05/07/2018Shepton Mallet U3A - Monthly speaker - Daphne Atkinson
06/07/2018 - 15/07/2018Frome Festival - Friday 6th to Sunday 15th July
06/07/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Fridays Weekly (longer walk)
06/07/2018Aston Merrygold at Cheese and Grain
07/07/2018Yeovilton Air Day - come and get your advance saver ticket from SMTIC
07/07/2018Frome Festival Food Feast
07/07/2018 - 08/07/2018Glastonbury Abbey - Pilgrimage Weekend 7th & 8th July
07/07/2018 - 15/07/2018Frome Open Studios - Art Trail
07/07/2018Plume of Feathers - Duck Race - at Rickford
07/07/2018Dancing Dirty - with Ken Roy and The Shirees
07/07/2018Mid Somerset Orchestra - European Tour
07/07/2018Holcombe - Gala
08/07/2018Collett Park Cafe - Fun Run/Sports Day
08/07/2018Blazin' Fiddles at Cheese And Grain
09/07/2018Street - Health Walk
09/07/2018Warminster Military Wives Choir -at Cheese & Grain
09/07/2018Throwing for Beginners Week - with Andrew Eddleston
10/07/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
10/07/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Tuesdays Weekly
10/07/2018Festival Fashion Show
10/07/2018Tom Allen - Absolutely at Frome Memorial Theatre
10/07/2018Street - Men's Shed
11/07/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme
11/07/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
11/07/2018Mik Artistik's Ego Trip at Cheese and Grain
11/07/2018West Horrington - Board Game Group
12/07/2018Badly Drawn Boy at Cheese & Grain
12/07/2018Wells Orchestral Weekend
12/07/2018Wells Orchestral Weekend - Bishop's Palace
12/07/2018 - 14/07/2018Wells Theatre Festival - 3 day event
12/07/2018Street - Men's Shed
13/07/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
13/07/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Fridays Weekly
13/07/2018Wells Orchestral Weekend - Cedar Halls
13/07/2018Porridge - come and experience in Shepton Mallet Prison
14/07/20182nd 2 None Driving School
14/07/2018Bubble Rush run
14/07/2018Dr John Cooper Clarke at Cheese & Grain
14/07/2018Wells Orchestral Weekend - Cedar Halls
14/07/2018Wells Orchestral Weekend - The Bishop's Palace
14/07/2018Raku (2 day workshop) - with Hiro Takahashi
14/07/2018The Yeovil Show - 14th & 15th July
15/07/2018Giant Flea Market
15/07/2018Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
15/07/2018Frome Symphony - Cheese & Grain
15/07/2018Wells Orchestral Weekend - Wells Town Hall
15/07/2018Classic & Supercars at Sherborne Castle - get your advance ticket at SMTIC
16/07/2018Improve your Throwing Technique - with Andrew Eddleston
17/07/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
17/07/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Tuesdays Weekly
17/07/2018Later with FCC at Cheese and Grain
18/07/2018Wells - Health Walk - fortnightly
18/07/2018Romeo & Juliet - Merlin Theatre, Frome
19/07/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet - longer version
19/07/2018Three Choirs Big Sing at Cheese and Grain
20/07/2018Toddler Explorers - Super Shells
20/07/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Fridays Weekly
20/07/2018Leo Sayer - Cheese and Grain
21/07/2018ACEarts - Artist Talk with Pip Woolf
21/07/2018Godney Gathering
21/07/2018Prosecco & Fizz Festival
21/07/2018Prosecco & Fizz Festival
21/07/2018Glastonbury Abbey - The Tempest Eboracum Baroque
22/07/2018Supergroom South West
22/07/2018Binegar Open Gardens
23/07/2018 - 22/08/2018Adventure Day Camps - Summer - Mill on the Brue
23/07/2018Street - Health Walk
23/07/2018An introduction to smoke burnished pottery - with Andrew Eddleston
24/07/2018Collett Park Cafe - Bouncy Tuesdays
24/07/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
24/07/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Tuesdays Weekly
24/07/2018An introduction to slab built pottery - with Andrew Eddleston
25/07/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
25/07/2018East Somerset Railway - Family Day - Pirates and Princesses!
25/07/2018An introduction to coiled pots -with Andrew Eddleston
26/07/2018Throw a Ball Thursdays - Collett Park Cafe
26/07/2018Shepton Mallet - Social Mornings - Parkinson's UK
26/07/2018Family Fun - Awesome Archaeology
27/07/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Fridays Weekly (longer walk)
27/07/2018Chaka Demus and Pliers at Cheese and Grain
27/07/2018Glastonbury Abbey - Family Activity - Dig & Discover
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
28/07/2018Wells - Health Walk
28/07/2018Makers Market at Cheese and Grain
28/07/2018 - 29/07/2018Andre Rieu and the Johann Strauss Orchestra - Merlin Theatre
29/07/2018Music in the Park - Mangledwurzels
29/07/2018The Tempest - Bishop's Palace, Wells
30/07/2018An introduction to slab built pottery with Andrew Eddleston
31/07/2018Collett Park Cafe - Bouncy Tuesdays
31/07/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
31/07/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Tuesdays Weekly
31/07/2018An introduction to sgraffito decoration - with Andrew Eddleston
01/08/2018Wells - Health Walk - fortnightly
01/08/2018An introduction to coiled pots -with Andrew Eddleston
02/08/2018Throw a Ball Thursdays - Collett Park Cafe
02/08/2018 - 05/08/2018Music and Arts Festival - Sat in a field August 2, 3, 4, & 5
02/08/2018Shepton Mallet U3A - Monthly speaker - Dawn Lawrence
03/08/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Fridays Weekly
03/08/2018Glastonbury Abbey - Make a Lavender Favour
03/08/2018An introduction to press moulded pottery - with Andrew Eddleston
04/08/2018Glastonbury Extravaganza
04/08/2018 Glastonbury Abbey Extravaganza 2018
06/08/2018Street - Health Walk
07/08/2018Collett Park Cafe - Bouncy Tuesdays
07/08/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
07/08/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Tuesdays Weekly
08/08/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
09/08/2018Throw a Ball Thursdays - Collett Park Cafe
09/08/2018Family Fun - Farmyard Fun
10/08/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Fridays Weekly
10/08/2018Grandmaster Flash at Cheese and Grain
10/08/2018Glastonbury Abbey - Make a rocking paper plate rabbit
12/08/2018Glastonbury Abbey - Fun Dog Show
14/08/2018Collett Park Cafe - Bouncy Tuesdays
14/08/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
14/08/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Tuesdays Weekly
15/08/2018Wells - Health Walk - fortnightly
16/08/2018Throw a Ball Thursdays - Collett Park Cafe
16/08/2018Throw a Ball Thursdays - Collett Park Cafe
16/08/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet - longer version
17/08/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
17/08/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Glastonbury Tor
17/08/2018Glastonbury Abbey - What - no chips!
18/08/2018 - 19/08/2018Fit Festival 2018
18/08/2018Glastonbury Abbey - Three Musketeers - IK Productions
19/08/2018Mid Somerset Show
20/08/2018Street - Health Walk
21/08/2018Collett Park Cafe - Bouncy Tuesdays
21/08/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
21/08/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Tuesdays Weekly
22/08/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
23/08/2018Throw a Ball Thursdays - Collett Park Cafe
24/08/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Fridays Weekly
24/08/2018Glastonbury Abbey - Fondant Flowers
25/08/2018Summer Festival in a Day
25/08/2018Sense and Sensibility
26/08/2018Giant Flea Market
27/08/2018Glastonbury Abbey - Outdoor Film - War Horse
27/08/2018Glastonbury Abbey - Make a Sunflower
28/08/2018Collett Park Cafe - Bouncy Tuesdays
28/08/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
28/08/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Tuesdays Weekly
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
31/08/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Fridays Weekly
31/08/2018Glastonbury Abbey - Corn Dollies
01/09/2018 - 02/09/2018Truck Fest South West
03/09/2018Street - Health Walk
04/09/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
04/09/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Tuesdays Weekly
05/09/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
05/09/2018Wells - Health Walk - fortnightly
06/09/2018Shepton Mallet U3A - Monthly speaker - Emma Parker
07/09/2018 - 08/09/2018The South West Motorshow Home
07/09/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Fridays Weekly (longer walk)
07/09/2018Glastonbury Abbey - Night at the Abbey 2018
08/09/2018The Gruffalo at West Somerset Railway
08/09/2018Glastonbury Abbey - Old Herbaceous - Kick in the Head Productions at Abbey House
11/09/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
11/09/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Tuesdays Weekly
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
14/09/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Fridays Weekly
15/09/2018Music for the Mind - Charity Fund Raising
15/09/2018 - 16/09/2018Antiques and Collectors Fair - Weekend
15/09/2018 - 16/09/2018West Somerset Railway - Forties Weekend
15/09/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk
16/09/2018Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
17/09/2018Street - Health Walk
18/09/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
18/09/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Tuesdays Weekly
19/09/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
19/09/2018Wells - Health Walk - fortnightly
19/09/2018Glastonbury Abbey - Dowsing Made Easy - Members Talk
21/09/2018Toddler Explorers - Beside the Sea
21/09/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Fridays Weekly
22/09/2018 - 23/09/2018The Wedding Showcase - 22 - 23 September 2018
22/09/2018Dangerous Day for Dads - Mill on the Brue
22/09/2018Glastonbury Abbey - Medieval Banquet
25/09/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
25/09/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Tuesdays Weekly
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
27/09/2018Ghost Tours - Shepton Mallet Prison
28/09/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Fridays Weekly (longer walk)
30/09/2018ACEarts - International Elder Day Event
02/10/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
03/10/2018The Dairy Show
04/10/2018An evening with Brigid Keenan (The Sixities and Me) -at the Chapel, Bruton
06/10/2018Felt Making with Lydia Needle
07/10/2018Toy & Train Collectors Fair
09/10/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
10/10/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme
11/10/2018Ghost Tours - Shepton Mallet Prison
13/10/2018ACEarts - Anodised Aluminium Jewellery Workshop
13/10/2018A Celebration of Autumn
14/10/2018Giant Flea Market
16/10/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
18/10/2018 - 20/10/2018Craft4Crafters - 18 - 20 October 2018
19/10/2018Toddler Explorers - Night Animals
21/10/2018Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
23/10/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
24/10/2018Spooktacular at Collett Park
25/10/2018Shepton Mallet - Social Mornings - Parkinson's UK
27/10/2018Westfest Music Festival
30/10/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
01/11/2018Family Fun - Fizz, Bang, Pop! - Firework inspired crafts
02/11/2018Glastonbury Abbey - Make a bouncing spider
03/11/2018 - 04/11/2018The Footman James Classic Vehicle Resoration Show - 3 - 4 November
06/11/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
06/11/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
07/11/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme - AGM
08/11/2018Ghost Tours - Shepton Mallet Prison
09/11/2018Largest Antiques, Vintage and Collectors Fair in the West
10/11/2018 - 11/11/2018Antique and Collectors Fair
13/11/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
13/11/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
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
20/11/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
20/11/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
20/11/2018Glastonbury Abbey - Victorian Shopping Evening
22/11/2018Ghost Tours - Shepton Mallet Prison
24/11/2018 - 24/12/2018Santa South West Christmas Village
27/11/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
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
04/12/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
06/12/2018Ghost Tours - Shepton Mallet Prison
11/12/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
12/12/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme
15/12/2018Christmas Market - Collett Park Cafe
16/12/2018Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
18/12/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
20/12/2018Ghost Tours - Shepton Mallet Prison
27/12/2018Shepton Mallet - Social Mornings - Parkinson's UK
15/02/2019 - 17/02/2019Snowdrop Festival 2019 - 15 - 17 February - Shepton Mallet