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 
  • Royal Bath & West Show - 29th May to 1st June

  • Yeovilton Air Day - 13th July 19

  • NASS Festival - 11-14th July 19

  • Mid Somerset Show - 18th August 19

  • Frome Cheese Show - 14th September 19

  • Craft4Crafters - 17th & 19 October 19

  • WESTFEST - date to be advised

Forthcoming Events

22/04/2019Mells Daffodil Festival 2019 - 40th Anniversary Special
23/04/2019East Mendip Gardening Club talk
24/04/2019Travestees Comedy Club at Tor Leisure Centre, Glastonbury
25/04/2019 - 28/04/2019Jay Miller's Circus at Frome
26/04/2019 Psychic Sally - 10th Anniversary Tour at Frome Memorial Theatre
26/04/2019Psychic Sally at Frome Memorial Theatre
26/04/2019 - 13/06/2019Alice in Rubbishland at The Art Bank, Shepton Mallet
26/04/2019Wells Festival of Film
27/04/2019Jumble Sale - Binegar and Gurney Slade
27/04/2019Castle Cary Gardening Association Plant Sale
27/04/2019Shepton Supper Club
27/04/2019Spring Plant Sale - Castle Cary
29/04/2019The Later Avon Valley Copper and Brass Industry Talk
29/04/2019Green Gardeners - Hedgerow Medicine talk
02/05/2019Shepton Mallet - U3A - monthly speaker - Andrew McElwee
03/05/2019 - 12/05/2019Cathy Judge Sculpture
03/05/2019Quiz Night - Shepton Mallet Town Twinning Association
04/05/2019Made in Somerset Artisan Show - Contemporary Crafts and Gifts, Local Food and Produce
04/05/2019Evercreech Show Society - Spring Plant Sale
04/05/2019 - 06/05/2019Kingsbury Episcopi May Festival
05/05/2019Family Day - Animals! at East Somerset Railway
05/05/2019Glastonbury Dragons May Fayre
05/05/2019My Dog's Got No Nose - Kick in the Head Theatre Company
06/05/2019Mendelssohn Elijah - Sherborne
09/05/2019National Garden Scheme Open Day at Kilver Court
10/05/2019Sharon Shannon and Band at Cheese & Grain, Frome
12/05/2019The Kast off Kinks at Strode Theatre
12/05/2019Festival of Dogs - Shepton Mallet
13/05/2019 - 18/05/2019Fiddler on the Roof - at Wells Little Theatre
14/05/2019Glastonbury Abbey Theatre Season Launch with Strode College
16/05/2019Shepton Mallet Local History Group - next meeting
17/05/2019Wells Beer & Cider Festival
17/05/2019Suppers with Mary Cadogan at The Cross, Croscombe
18/05/2019Needle Felting Workshop - Miniature World in a Teacup at The Hive
22/05/2019Diesel Day - East Somerset Railway
23/05/2019 - 26/05/2019Shindig Festival at Bruton
24/05/2019 - 26/05/2019Wells Comedy Festival
24/05/2019Castle Cary Choir Concert
24/05/2019Summer Open Evening - Glastonbury Abbey
24/05/2019 - 27/05/2019Frome Rhythm and Blues festival at Cheese and Grain, Frome
24/05/2019The Adam Riches Experience at Wells Comedy Festival
24/05/2019 - 25/05/2019Shappi Khorsandi Skittish Warrior ...Confessions of a Club Comic
25/05/2019 Pop Divas Live! at Frome Memorial Theatre
25/05/2019 - 02/06/2019Whitsun at Wookey Hole
25/05/2019 - 27/05/2019Secret World May Bank Holiday Open Days
25/05/2019Glastonbury Fringe Launch Party - Glastonbury Abbey
25/05/2019Andrew Maxwell Showtime - at Wells Little Theatre
26/05/2019Little Monsters Market - SHEPTON MALLET - Nearly New Sale
26/05/2019Ali Baba and the 40 Thieves - Illyria Theatre Company
27/05/2019The Gruffalo Visit at East Somerset Railway
29/05/2019Family Days - Superheroes! at East Somerset Railway
29/05/2019 - 01/06/2019The Royal Bath & West Show 2019
30/05/2019 - 01/06/2019The South West School of Dance presents Broadway & Beyond
31/05/2019Churchill Singers Summer Concert at Glastonbury Abbey
01/06/2019“St Margaret’s Hospice Open Gardens – Open Pathway Retreat Centre, Queen Camel
01/06/2019 - 02/06/2019Bath Festival Weekend - Music
02/06/2019A Midsummer Night's Dream - The Lord Chamberlain's Men
06/06/2019Shepton Mallet - U3A - monthly speaker -Jonathan Rendel
07/06/2019One Night Of Queen performed by Gary Mullen and The Works at Frome Memorial Theatre
07/06/2019One Night of Queen at Frome Memorial Theatre
07/06/2019 - 09/06/2019Home Farm Fest - Chilthorne Domer
12/06/2019As You Like It - Rain or Shine Theatre Company
13/06/2019 - 04/07/2019Shepton Mallet Local History Group - for 4 weeks - Finding Shepton History
13/06/2019MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING - at Kilver Court
14/06/2019 - 16/06/2019Shepton Mallet Antiques & Collectors Fair
15/06/2019Vintage Market at Crispin Hall, Street
22/06/2019A Midsummer Marriage - Sherborne
22/06/2019Needle Felted Jewellery with Embellishments at The Hive
22/06/2019Maria Stuarda - Opera Up Close at Glastonbury Abbey
22/06/2019Opera Up Close present Donizetti's Mary Queen of Scots
29/06/2019Family Days - Dinosaurs & Unicorns at East Somerset Railway
05/07/2019 - 14/07/2019Frome Festival 2019
06/07/2019Romeo and Juliet - Groundlings Theatre Company at Glastonbury Abbey
07/07/2019Much Ado About Nothing - Groundlings Theatre Company
10/07/2019Love Labour's Lost - Castle Theatre Company - Glastonbury Abbey
12/07/2019Jethro - The Count of Cornwall at Frome Memorial Theatre
12/07/2019Jethro The Count of Cornwall at Frome Memorial Theatre
12/07/2019 - 14/07/2019Secret World Healing Weekend
13/07/2019Dance Fusion Wells presents their first Summer show - at Wookey Hole Caves
13/07/2019 - 14/07/2019Pilgrimage Weekend - Glastonbury Abbey
13/07/2019International Air Day
18/07/2019Shepton Mallet Local History Group - next meeting
19/07/2019The Drifters at Frome Memorial Theatre
20/07/2019Needle Felted Cupcakes and Flowers at The Hive
24/07/2019 - 03/09/2019Summer Holidays at Wookey Hole Cave
25/07/2019 - 27/07/2019FARMFEST - 25th – 27th JULY, SOMERSET
27/07/2019VIBEFEST at Royal Bath & West Showground - tickets available from SMTIC
28/07/2019Frankenstein - Illyria Theatre Company - Glastonbury Abbey
03/08/2019Glastonbury Abbey Extravaganza 2019
10/08/2019Inflatable 5k - at Bath & West Showgroud, Shepton Mallet
10/08/2019PJ Masks Visit at East Somerset Railway
11/08/2019Glastonbury Abbey Fun Dog Show
17/08/2019Needle Felted Dragons at The Hive
17/08/2019The Sword in the Stone - IK Productions - Glastonbury Abbey
18/08/2019Mid Somerset Show
23/08/2019Outdoor Film Festival Day One at Glastonbury Abbey
24/08/2019 - 26/08/2019Secret World August Bank Holiday Open Days
24/08/2019Outdoor Film Festival Day Two - Bohemian Rhapsody
25/08/2019 Outdoor Film Festival Day Three - Glastonbury Abbey
30/08/2019Night at the Abbey 2019 - Glastonbury Abbey
31/08/2019Three Men in a Boat - Kick in the Head Theatre Company at Glastonbury Abbey
05/09/2019The Bath Priory (Late summer event)
07/09/2019Vintage Market at Crispin Hall, Street
13/09/2019 - 15/09/2019Shepton Mallet Antiques & Collectors Fair
15/09/2019Secret World - It's a knock out
19/09/2019Shepton Mallet Local History Group - next meeting
21/09/2019Vintage Somerset Fair
21/09/2019 - 06/10/2019Somerset Art Weeks Festival 2019
01/10/2019Wookey Hole Pumpkin Competition 2019
05/10/2019Secret World's Annual Auction and Ball
17/10/2019Shepton Mallet Local History Group - next meeting
17/10/2019 - 19/10/2019Craft 4 Crafters - at Bath & West Showground
08/11/2019 - 10/11/2019Shepton Mallet Antiques & Collectors Fair
21/11/2019Shepton Mallet Local History Group - AGM
23/11/2019Needle Felted Toadstool Characters
23/11/2019Vintage Somerset Fair
25/11/2019Secret World - an evening with Lloyd & Rosie Buck
07/12/2019Needle Felted Reindeer and Tree Decorations at The Hive
07/12/2019Vintage Market at Crispin Hall, Street
19/12/2019Shepton Mallet Local History Group - next meeting