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Self-Guided Trails

We also offer the option of a self-guided visit to the Museum of Somerset and Somerset Rural Life Museum where pupils can explore the main...

The MonmouthRebellion

An exciting workshop exploring Somerset’s rebellious past. Investigate objects and documents from our collections, create crafts inspired by historical events and explore the place where...

Tudor Life

Find out what was life like for people in Tudor Somerset

Saxon Somerset

History comes alive with this brilliant interactive experience. Discover King Alfred and his defence of Wessex against the Vikings, become a Saxon warrior and take...

Somerset Myths andLegends

Discover mythical creatures and legendary tales that have been associated with Somerset for centuries. You will create the crazy ‘Hunky Punk’ creature and the Stogumber...

Roman Way

Find out what the Romans did for us with this entertaining investigation. Discover how people lived and dressed in Roman Somerset, handle real Roman artefacts...

Digging Deep in theBronze Age

Become an archaeologist during this action-packed workshop. Excavate and handle real Bronze Age objects, explore our museum collections and make your own Wick Barrow beaker...

Dinosaur Dig

Unearth the world of fossils, bones and dinosaurs with this super science-based workshop. Take part in your very own palaeontological dig, explore prehistoric life in...