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
  • The West Somerset Railway
  • Local Theatres  - Theatre Tokens available
  • Seaquarium
  • West of England Game Fair
  • Fleet Air Arm Museum
  • Abba Tribute with Stereoironics - 10 June 17
  • Royal Bath & West Show - 31 May to 3 June 17

  • Yeovilton Air Day - 8 July 17

  • Classic & Supercars - 15 - 16 July 17





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

24/01/2018An introduction to the Natural History and Uses of Trees
24/01/2018Glastonbury - Magical Fairy Tales
24/01/2018West Horrington - Board Game Group
24/01/2018Mendip Society Walk - Chew Stoke
25/01/2018Creating Health Roadshow
25/01/2018Glastonbury - Know Yourself, Know Your Strategy
25/01/2018Glastonbury - Rhyme Time
25/01/2018Glastonbury - Digital Drop-in
25/01/2018Shapwick - History Talk
25/01/2018Shepton Mallet - Coffee Morning - Parkinson's
25/01/2018Street - Street Men
25/01/2018Street - Street Men
25/01/2018Mendip Society Talk
25/01/2018West Mendip Walkers
26/01/2018Manfred Mann's Earth Band
27/01/2018Mid Somerset Orchestra - Winter Concert
27/01/2018Frome Civic Society
27/01/2018Mendip Society Walk - Banwell & Christon
27/01/2018T*Rextasy - Cheese & Grain, Frome
28/01/2018Rock the Party - Rocktopus - Cheese & Grain, Frome
29/01/2018 - 03/03/2018Hutton Artist - Kevin Jones exhibition
29/01/2018Wessex Stationary Engine Club
31/01/2018Travestees Comedy Club - in Glastonbury
02/02/2018Fleetwood Bac - Cheese & Grain
03/02/2018Charity Evening
03/02/2018Mendip Society Walk - Nunney
03/02/2018Frome Civic Society
03/02/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk
03/02/2018Music Expo '18 Special Guest Michael Eavis - Cheese & Grain
03/02/2018Whole Lotta Led - Cheese & Grain
04/02/2018Live Dead '69 - Grateful Dead at Cheese & Grain
05/02/2018Street Health Walk
07/02/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
09/02/2018Night of Nostalgia and Glamour
10/02/2018Willow Workshops
10/02/2018Willow Heart Workshop - Adults
10/02/2018Mendip Society Walk
10/02/2018S Club & 5ive! - Cheese & Grain
11/02/2018Frome Symphony - Cheese & Grain
14/02/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme
16/02/2018 - 18/02/2018Snowdrop Festival 2018 - Shepton Mallet
16/02/2018Mendip Society Talk
17/02/2018Mendip Society Walk - Snowdrop Festival
19/02/2018Street Health Walk
21/02/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
23/02/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
24/02/2018Glastonbury Calling
03/03/2018Circular Walk to Priddy
03/03/2018Wall Hanging Workshop
04/03/2018Bath Half Marathon 2018 - in aid of Dorothy House Hospice Care
05/03/2018Street Health Walk
07/03/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
09/03/2018 - 11/03/2018Largest Antiques, Vintage and Collectors Fair in the West
10/03/2018Mendip Society Walk - Around Winscombe
10/03/2018Health Walk - Wells
12/03/2018Street Health Walk
14/03/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme
17/03/2018The Bath Men's 2018 Walk
17/03/2018 - 18/03/2018West Of England Game Fair
17/03/2018Mendip Society Walk - Brean Down
19/03/2018Street Health Walk
21/03/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
23/03/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
24/03/2018Wells Cathedral - Oratorio Society presents:
24/03/2018Mendip Society Walk - Around Camerton
25/03/201860's Top of the Pops
26/03/2018Lino Print Workshop
29/03/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
31/03/2018Mendip Society Walk
04/04/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
07/04/2018Mendip Society Walk - Cadbury Hill Fort
07/04/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet - Special Interest Walk - Beacon Hill Woods
11/04/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme
14/04/2018Mendip Society Walk - The President's Special Interest Walk - Burrington Ham and Black Down
14/04/2018Meet the Artists 303 Group
16/04/2018Street Health Walk
18/04/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
21/04/2018Mendip Society Walk - Special Interest Walk
21/04/2018Glastonbury Health Walk
22/04/2018The Legend that is Dave Berry
26/04/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
27/04/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
28/04/2018Mendip Society Walk - Norton Malreward
30/04/2018Street Health Walk
02/05/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
02/05/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
04/05/2018 - 06/05/2018Largest Antiques, Vintage and Collectors Fair in the West
05/05/2018Wells Cathedral - Oratorio Society presents:
09/05/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme
10/05/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet - A walk in Beacon Hill Woods to see the Bluebells
13/05/2018The Kast off Kinks - Not to be missed
14/05/2018Street Health Walk
16/05/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
18/05/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
30/05/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
13/06/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme
11/07/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme
21/07/2018ACEarts - Artist Talk with Pip Woolf
12/09/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme
14/09/2018 - 16/09/2018Largest Antiques, Vintage and Collectors Fair in the West
30/09/2018ACEarts - International Elder Day Event
10/10/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme
13/10/2018ACEarts - Anodised Aluminium Jewellery Workshop
07/11/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme - AGM
09/11/2018Largest Antiques, Vintage and Collectors Fair in the West
17/11/2018ACEarts - Artist Talk with Jon England
01/12/2018Shepton Mallet Lantern Festival Workshops - 2018
01/12/2018ACEarts - Late Night Christmas Shopping
12/12/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme