Wild Hares and Hummingbirds

 20th July 2019 - 26th October 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

Discover the animals, plants and birds that surround us in a playful, new summer exhibition for families.

Does Happiness Grow on Trees?

 14th September 2019 - 9th November 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

A showcase of artwork created by local people in response to the Area's of Outstanding Natural Beauty's competition about how being in nature makes them feel. 

Dino Day

 27th October 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

Join the dino disco, dress up as a dinosaur and more!

Additional Opening For School Holiday

 28th October 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

Join us on Mondays during school holidays for a great family day out.

Dead and Buried

 29th October 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

Family activities and a museum trail explore what lies beneath.

Halloween

 31st October 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

Explore the museum on the spookiest night of the year!

Toddler Explorers – Romans!

 1st November 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

Discover museum collections through play and active learning. Ages 1 – 3. Booking essential – £4 Booking open from Friday 25 October at 10am on 01823 255088

King Alfred the Great and Somerset

 7th November 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

This year’s Mick Aston Memorial Lecture will be given by Barbara Yorke, Professor Emeritus at the University of Winchester.

Magic at the Museum

 9th November 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

Bring your friends for a fun evening of magic at the museum!

Landscapes of the Mind – exhibition

 9th November 2019 - 18th April 2020

@ The Museum of Somerset

An exhibition of 20th-century British art bringing together 50 works from across the UK including loans from Tate Britain and National Galleries Scotland.

Hillier gallery tour

 21st November 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

Find out more about the life and works of the painter Tristram Hillier in this short gallery tour. 

Christmas Traditions

 13th December 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

Discover Christmas past and explore the traditions that are so much a part of this special time of year.

A Somerset Christmas

 18th December 2019

@ The Museum of Somerset

A seasonal celebration of music, stories, food and drink all with a uniquely Somerset flavour.

Hillier – Family arts

 18th February 2020

@ The Museum of Somerset

Get creative in these hands-on family friendly arts and crafts activities inspired by the painter Tristram Hillier.