Coming up:  16th July 2019

Join our volunteer guides for a walking tour of Taunton and explore the fascinating history of Somerset’s county town. In this tour, explore how prisoners were incarcerated and punished through the ages. Find out about the history of Wilton gaol, the societal changes brought about by the Enlightenment and the famous ‘Bloody Assizes’ which occurred in our very own Taunton Castle.

£3.50, Booking advisable on 01823 255088

Dates and locations

The Museum of Somerset
  • Tuesday, 18th June 2019, 2:00 - 3:30

  • Tuesday, 16th July 2019, 2:00 - 3:30