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

Please view our online Shepton Mallet & District Guide -

detailing history, accommodation and local businesses.



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

29/01/2020Travestees Comedy Club at Tor Leisure Centre, Glastonbury
30/01/2020 - 01/02/2020Sister Act at Strode Theatre
30/01/2020Promenade Concerts - Wells Cathedral
30/01/2020Six Week Writers Course with Polly Hall at Fox & Phoenix, Shepton Mallet
30/01/2020The Band of Her Majesty's Royal Marines CTRM at Cedar Hall
30/01/2020 - 01/02/2020Mark Bruce Company presents Return to Heaven
31/01/2020U3A - Camelot Area - Speaker Brian Freeland
31/01/2020Chef Gerkins Magic mixing Machine, performed by the Dragonbird Theatre company
01/02/2020 - 02/02/2020Carole Nash Bristol Classic Motorcycle Show at Bath & West Showground
01/02/2020Shepton Mallet Lantern Parade - new date
01/02/2020Dave Smith and Fofoulah at Cedar Hall
01/02/2020Sam Evans & friends at The Art Bank, Shepton Mallet
01/02/2020Wells - Author Talk by Children's Author - Sue Jennings
01/02/2020Wells - History Talk
01/02/2020A Ceremony of Carols - Wells Cathedral
03/02/2020Wells - Analytical Philosophy Society
04/02/2020Street - Art Talk: The anatomical drawings of Leonardo da Vinci
04/02/2020 - 08/02/2020Kinky Boots – The Musical - at Merlin Theatre
04/02/2020Wells - Dementia Talk
05/02/2020Shepton Mallet - Window Wanderland
06/02/2020Lunchtime Concert at Cedar Hall
06/02/2020Jazz Encounters: Weather Walker with Tim Garland - Cedar Hall
06/02/2020Reggae Night - Art Bank, Shepton Mallet
07/02/202080s Disco & Auction of Promises
07/02/2020Disco and Auction of Promises - Ditcheat
07/02/2020Joe Strouzer at Art Bank
08/02/2020 - 09/02/2020The Footman James Great Western Classic Car Show at Bath & West Showground
08/02/2020Small Steps is making.. A Big Song and Dance - Wookey Hole
08/02/2020ABBA Forever - In Concert at Frome Memorial Theatre
08/02/2020Wells - Messy Church
08/02/2020Glastonbury - Concert:
08/02/2020Wells - Messy Church
08/02/2020Sideways Leap - 6 interactive workshops
09/02/2020Introduction to Frame Weaving at Crispin Hall
09/02/2020Introduction to Frame weaving - at Crispin Hall
09/02/2020A Celebration of Malcolm Arnold - with St Andrew's Orchestra
09/02/2020Wells - Oxfam Quiz
09/02/2020Frome Symphony at Cheese and Grain
11/02/2020Pylle - Garden Talk
11/02/2020Wells - Flower demonstration
12/02/2020 - 13/02/2020Boden Clothes Sale at Bath & West Showground
12/02/2020Art Bank Acoustic- with Bill & Maggie Johnson
13/02/2020Shepton Mallet - U3A - monthly speaker - Christopher Forrester
13/02/2020JS Bach - The complete Trio Sonatas - Wells Cathedral
14/02/2020Elkie Brooks - Live in Concert at Frome Memorial Theatre
15/02/2020 - 16/02/2020Shepton Mallet Snowdrop Festival -
15/02/2020 - 16/02/2020Shepton Mallet Sunday Market - Snowdrop Festival weekend
15/02/2020ONE LOVE • (Reggae,Ska & Lovers Rock Night ) at The Club, Shepton Mallet
15/02/2020Baroque Masters: La Serenissima in Settecento - Cedar Hall
15/02/2020Workshop: Foraged head wreath and snowdrop workshops
15/02/2020Art Bank Floral Ball with The Model Folk Live
15/02/2020Fleetwood Bac - Cheese and Grain, Frome
16/02/2020Giant Flea Market - Bath & West Showground
16/02/2020 - 01/03/2020NEW Beginners Stained glass window workshop - Light catcher at Crispin Hall
16/02/2020SomersetTRF Binegar Quarry Ride Day
18/02/2020Tall Tree Theatre presents - Lily and the Albatross - Merlin Theatre
19/02/2020Mary Poppins Returns - Merlin Theatre
19/02/2020Street - Scam advice
20/02/2020An Introduction to PPC for small businesses
20/02/2020Nigel McIntyre and Gareth Watson presents....An Evening with Alan Titchmarsh
20/02/2020Shepton Mallet Local History Group
20/02/2020National Theatre Live - FILMED THEATRE SCREENING - Cyrano de Bergerac
21/02/2020Complete Beethoven String Quartets 5/6 with the Endellion String Quartet
22/02/20202nd 2 None Driving School – Under 17s Driving Tuition
22/02/2020Clinton Baptiste in The Paranormalist Returns
22/02/2020Bootleg Blondie at Cheese & Grain
23/02/2020Jazz Encounters with the Martin Speake International Quartet - Cedar Hall
25/02/2020Royal Opera House - LIVE FILMED BALLET BROADCAST- the Cellist/Dances at a Gathering
27/02/2020An Evening of Romantic Song with Johannes Kammler (baritone) and Roger Vignoles (piano)
27/02/2020Black Hound Productions presents Alright?
28/02/2020 - 29/02/2020Antique & Collectors Fair - Bath & West Showground
28/02/2020 - 29/02/2020Glastonbury Calling 2020
28/02/2020Marty Wilde and the Wildcats at Frome Memorial Theatre
28/02/2020Roger Vignoles public masterclass at Cedar Hall
29/02/2020Wells Cathedral School Chamber Music Showcase
29/02/2020Einstein - by Pip at Merlin Theatre
01/03/2020Stayin' Alive - Bees Gees Tribute at Strode Theatre
01/03/2020Wells Cathedral School Popular Music Showcase at The Red Brick Building
01/03/2020Complete Beethoven Piano Sonatas 4/7 - with Jonathan Biss
03/03/2020Composers' Concert at Cedars Hall
05/03/2020 - 08/03/2020Shepton Mallet Window Wanderland 2020
05/03/2020Shepton Mallet - U3A - monthly speaker - Tim Bruce
05/03/2020Pete “The Temp” Bearder presents HOMER TO HIP HOP: a People’s History of Spoken Word
07/03/2020 - 08/03/2020The Wedding Showcase - Bath & West Showground
07/03/2020Joel Dommett - Unapologetic (If That's OK?) at Frome Memorial Theatre
07/03/2020Event on the Lawn
07/03/2020PM Live Ltd Proudly Presents - Mark Thomas: 50 things about us
07/03/2020All Our World's Our Playground - Shepton Mallet
08/03/2020Family Roller Disco - Shepton Mallet
08/03/2020NEW - Embroidery workshop March 2020 at Crispin Hall
10/03/2020Wells Cathedral School Wind Orchestra - conducted by Peter Harrison
11/03/2020Viva BRASS at Cedar Hall
12/03/2020An Evening with The Easy Rollers - Cedar Hall
13/03/2020Shreya Devnath & Praveen Sparsh at Assembly Rooms, Glastonbury
14/03/2020Vintage Motorcycle Club Autojumble at Bath & West Showground
14/03/2020The Band of Her Majesty's Royal Marines - Frome Memorial Theatre
14/03/2020Wells Cathedral School Young Musicians' Gala at Cedar Hall
15/03/2020Introduction to Natural dyeing - Crispin Hall
15/03/2020Wells Cathedral School Jazz Orchestra with special guest Pee Wee Ellis
17/03/2020Royal Opera House - LIVE FILMED OPERA BROADCAST - Fidelio
19/03/2020 - 20/03/2020Wells Cathedral School Symphony Orchestra
19/03/2020Shepton Mallet Local History Group
19/03/2020JS Bach - The complete Trio Sonatas - Wells Cathedral
21/03/2020West of England Game Fair at Bath & West Showground
21/03/2020 - 22/03/2020Steam Gala 2020 East Somerset Railway
21/03/2020Silent Disco 9 at Bocabar, Glastonbury
26/03/2020 - 28/03/2020Selwood Academy presents Hairspray Jr
27/03/2020 - 29/03/2020The Complete Beethoven String Quartets
27/03/2020The Magic of Soul - Cedar Halls
27/03/2020 - 28/03/2020Festival of Cards at Bath & West Showground
27/03/2020 - 29/03/2020Paul Smith Warehouse Sale - Kilver Court
28/03/2020Swing! Swing! Swing Swing! with Edward Leaker's Machine Jazz Orchestra
29/03/2020Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
29/03/2020Toy & Train Collectors Fair - Bath & West Showground
01/04/2020Royal Opera House - LIVE FILMED BALLET BROADCAST- Swan Lake
02/04/2020 - 04/04/2020Craft 4 Crafters at Bath & West Showground
03/04/2020Rich Hall's Hoedown Deluxe - Frome Memorial Theatre
04/04/2020Top Hat and Tails - Cedar Halls
05/04/2020Tri.Art presents - Dancing through the ages
08/04/2020Charterhouse Classic Car Auction at Bath & West Showground
10/04/2020 - 13/04/2020Easter Fun - East Somerset Railway
12/04/2020Giant Flea Market at Bath & West Showground
14/04/2020 - 18/04/2020Project Play presents Dad’s Army
15/04/2020Peter Rabbit 2020 - East Somerset Railway
16/04/2020Shepton Mallet Local History Group
18/04/2020Beginners Punch Needle Workshop - Crispin Hall
18/04/2020THE HISTORY OF ROCK - Frome Memorial Theatre
18/04/2020The Big Bark! at Bath & West Showground
19/04/2020Table Weaving Taster day - Crispin Hall
19/04/2020Union Gap and Tim Pitman at Cedar Halls
23/04/2020 - 25/04/2020Frome Drama Club presents - The Weir
25/04/20202nd 2 None Driving School – Under 17s Driving Tuition
25/04/2020Poppy & Robin brooch workshop with Heather Everitt at Crispin Hall
26/04/2020Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
26/04/2020Stained Glass Workshop - Beginners / Intermediate students at Crispin Hall
03/05/2020Family Roller Disco - Shepton Mallet
03/05/2020Take your Dog by Rail...East Somerset Railway
05/05/2020 - 09/05/2020Frome Memorial Theatre - Present Barnum - The Circus Musical
09/05/2020VE Day 1940s Tea Dance at Bath & West Showground
09/05/2020Murder on the Cranmore Express - East Somerset Railway
14/05/2020Old Bowlish House - Historic Tours
15/05/2020Russell Kane - The Fast and The Curious at Frome Memorial Theatre
21/05/2020Shepton Mallet Local History Group
21/05/2020National Theatre Live - FILMED THEATRE SCREENING - The Welkin
22/05/2020 - 24/05/2020The Complete Beethoven String Quartets
23/05/2020Bath Festival Finale Weekend
24/05/2020A way with Media Productions Ltd presents - Only fools and Boycie
25/05/2020Paddington Bear - East Somerset Railway
28/05/2020 - 30/05/2020Royal Bath & West Show 2020
31/05/2020Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
06/06/2020 - 07/06/2020New Old Friends presents Crimes, Camera, Action
07/06/2020Toy & Train Collectors Fair - Bath & West Showground
12/06/2020 - 13/06/2020The Best of That'll Be The Day - Frome Memorial Theatre
12/06/2020 - 13/06/2020Antique & Collectors Fair
13/06/2020 - 14/06/2020Collect Festival
13/06/20202nd 2 None Driving School – Under 17s Driving Tuition
17/06/2020Old Bowlish House - Historic Tours
19/06/2020Jive Talkin' PerformThe Bee Gees at Frome Memorial Theatre
20/06/2020 - 21/06/2020The Bristol Classic Car Show - Royal Bath & West Showground
21/06/2020The 'Art' of Stained Glass 'Painting' course at Crispin Hall
21/06/2020Teddy Bears' Picnic - East Somerset Railway
23/06/2020 - 29/06/2020Glastonbury Festival Camping 2020 at Bath & West Showground
26/06/2020The Handlebards Present: Macbeth at Kilver Court
26/06/2020The Handlebards Present: Macbeth at Kilver Court
28/06/2020Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
28/06/2020International Stars Dance Competition - Frome Memorial Theatre
02/07/2020Old Bowlish House - Historic Tours
03/07/2020The Real Thing - Greatest Hits Tour - Frome Memorial Theatre
03/07/2020George Egg: movable feast
09/07/2020 - 12/07/2020NASS Festival 2020 at Bath & West Showground
11/07/2020Somerstock 2020
16/07/2020The Handlebards Present: The Comedy of Errors at Kilver Court
16/07/2020The Handlebards Present: The Comedy of Errors at Kilver Court
18/07/2020Showaddywaddy at Frome Memorial Theatre
18/07/2020Childrens' Favourites - East Somerset Railway
19/07/2020Giant Flea Market - Bath & West Showground
26/07/2020Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
08/08/2020Peppa Pig and George - East Somerset Railway
11/08/2020Old Bowlish House - Historic Tours
12/08/2020Heritage Diesel Service and Steam - East Somerset Railway
16/08/2020Giant Flea Market - Bath & West Showground
22/08/2020Barry Steele and Friends - The Roy Orbison Story - Frome Memorial Theatre
29/08/2020 - 31/08/2020The Way We Were - East Somerset Railway
30/08/2020Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
30/08/2020A Tribute 2 Ariana Grande and Jojo Siwa at Frome Memorial Theatre
05/09/2020 - 06/09/2020Truck Fest South West 2020 - Bath & West Showground
11/09/2020 - 13/09/2020The South West Motorhome & Campervan Show
15/09/2020Diesel Day - East Somerset Railway
16/09/2020Old Bowlish House - Historic Tours
16/09/2020Charterhouse Classic Car Auction
17/09/2020Shepton Mallet Local History Group
18/09/2020 - 19/09/2020Antique & Collectors Fair
26/09/2020 - 27/09/2020The Wedding Showcase - Bath & West Showground
27/09/2020Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
07/10/2020The Dairy Show 2020 - Bath & West Showground
09/10/2020Rule The World with Tony as Robbie at Frome Memorial Theatre
11/10/2020Giant Flea Market - Bath & West Showground
15/10/2020Shepton Mallet Local History Group
15/10/2020 - 17/10/2020 Craft 4 Crafters - Bath & West Showground
16/10/2020One Night of Queen performed by Gary Mullen & The Works at Frome Memorial Theatre
24/10/20202nd 2 None Driving School – Under 17s Driving Tuition
24/10/2020Vintage Motorcycle Club Autojumble
25/10/2020Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
25/10/2020Toy & Train Collectors Fair
30/10/2020Go Now! The Music of The Moody Blues at Frome Memorial Theatre
31/10/2020Westfest 2020
06/11/2020 - 08/11/2020The Classic Vehicle Restoration Show
14/11/2020 - 15/11/2020 Antique & Collectors Fair
19/11/2020Shepton Mallet Local History Group - AGM
20/11/2020The Chicago Blues Brothers - A night at the Movies at Frome Memorial Theatre
21/11/2020 - 22/11/2020The South West Homebuilding & Renovating Show 2020
29/11/2020Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
29/11/2020Giant Flea Market
17/12/2020Shepton Mallet Local History Group
20/12/2020Toy & Train Collectors Fair
21/12/2020Old Bowlish House - Historic Tours
21/01/2021Shepton Mallet Local History Group