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 - 12 - 14 April & 18 & 20 October 18
  • The West Somerset Railway
  • Local Theatres  - Theatre Tokens available
  • West of England Game Fair
  • Fleet Air Arm Museum
  • The Los Palmas tribute Madness Band - 9th June 18
  • Royal Bath & West Show - 30th May to 2nd June

  • Yeovilton Air Day - 7th July 18

  • NASS Festival - 7th July 18

  • Mid Somerset Show - 19th August 18

  • Frome Cheese Show - 8th September 18

  • WESTFEST - 27th October 18





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

22/03/2018Lloyd and Rose Buck - Our life with Birds
23/03/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
23/03/2018 - 24/03/2018Festival of Cards - 23 - 24 March
23/03/2018Mendip Society AGM
23/03/2018Castle Cary Choir Concert
23/03/2018Cheese & Grain - For those About to Rock: Live-Wire AC/DC VS Limehouse Lizzy
24/03/2018Wells Cathedral - Oratorio Society presents:
24/03/2018Mendip Society Walk - Around Camerton
24/03/2018Willow Nursery & Pre-School - Easter Trail
24/03/2018Wells Cathedral - Oratorio Society presents:
24/03/2018Easter Eggstravaganza - Pilton
24/03/2018Spring Sale - Wells
24/03/2018Wells Cathedral - Oratorio Society presents:
24/03/2018Cheese & Grain - Pretty Things and Dr Feelgood
25/03/201860's Top of the Pops
25/03/2018Toy & Train Collectors Fair
25/03/201860's Top of the Pops - Strode Theatre
25/03/2018Redhill Classic Car and Motorcycle breakfast gathering
25/03/2018Easter Bingo - St Johns Ambulance
25/03/2018Cheese and Grain - CSF Wrestling
25/03/2018Cheese & Grain - Albert Lee - Frome Rhythm and Blues Festival
26/03/2018Lino Print Workshop
26/03/2018Mendip Male Voice Choir in Concert
26/03/2018The Green Gardeners - Somerton
27/03/2018Beat Surgery - Shepton Mallet Town
27/03/2018Open Gardens 2018
29/03/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
29/03/2018Yoga for Kids Holiday Club - 29.03.18 & 5.4.18
30/03/2018Sandford Station Railway Heritage Centre
30/03/2018Cheese & Grain - The Wurzels
31/03/2018Mendip Society Walk
31/03/2018Collett Park Cafe Easter Eggstravaganza 2018!
31/03/2018Cheese & Grain - Think Floyd
01/04/2018Shepton Mallet Ghost Walk/Supper/Prison Tour
01/04/2018Giant Flea Market
04/04/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
06/04/2018Boxing at Cheese & Grain, Frome
07/04/2018Mendip Society Walk - Cadbury Hill Fort
07/04/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet - Special Interest Walk - Beacon Hill Woods
07/04/2018 - 08/04/2018Angling Show 7 - 8 April
07/04/2018Cheese & Grain - The Manfreds
11/04/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme
11/04/2018Charterhouse Classic Car Auction
11/04/2018Cheese & Grain - John Robins - the Darkness of Robins
12/04/2018 - 14/04/2018Craft4Crafters - 12 - 14 April 2018
14/04/2018Mendip Society Walk - The President's Special Interest Walk - Burrington Ham and Black Down
14/04/2018Meet the Artists 303 Group
14/04/2018Spring Concert
14/04/20182nd 2 None Driving School
15/04/2018Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
15/04/2018Cheese & Grain - Kate Rusby
16/04/2018Street Health Walk
18/04/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
21/04/2018Mendip Society Walk - Special Interest Walk
21/04/2018Glastonbury Health Walk
21/04/2018The Cantilena Choir presents
22/04/2018The Legend that is Dave Berry
23/04/2018Meditation and Healing Day
26/04/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
27/04/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
28/04/2018Mendip Society Walk - Norton Malreward
28/04/2018Vintage Motorcycle Club Autojumble
30/04/2018Street Health Walk
02/05/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
02/05/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
02/05/2018Charterhouse Classic Car Auction
04/05/2018 - 06/05/2018Largest Antiques, Vintage and Collectors Fair in the West
05/05/2018Wells Cathedral - Oratorio Society presents:
07/05/2018The First Great Pilton Jumble Trail
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
10/05/2018Grassland 2018
13/05/2018The Kast off Kinks - Not to be missed
13/05/2018The Kast off Kinks - Not to be missed
13/05/2018Festival of Dogs - May 2018
14/05/2018Street Health Walk
16/05/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
18/05/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
20/05/2018Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
25/05/2018 - 27/05/2018Wells Comedy Festival - 25 - 27 May 2018
25/05/2018 - 27/05/2018The Funkiest Festival in the West - Shindig weekender
30/05/2018Health Walk - Shepton Mallet
30/05/2018 - 02/06/2018Royal Bath & West Show - 30 May to 2 June 2018
08/06/2018 - 10/06/2018Pub in the Park
09/06/2018 - 10/06/2018Los Palmas 6 - Shepton Mallet Collett Festival
10/06/2018Giant Flea Market
13/06/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme
16/06/2018 - 17/06/2018The Footman James Bristol Classic Car Show - 16 - 17 June
17/06/2018Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
22/06/2018 - 24/06/2018The English Country Garden Festival
24/06/2018Toy & Train Collectors Fair
05/07/2018 - 09/07/2018NASS Festival 5-9 July
07/07/2018Yeovilton Air Day
08/07/2018Collett Park Cafe - Fun Run/Sports Day
11/07/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme
14/07/20182nd 2 None Driving School
15/07/2018Giant Flea Market
15/07/2018Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
21/07/2018ACEarts - Artist Talk with Pip Woolf
21/07/2018Godney Gathering
22/07/2018Supergroom South West
24/07/2018Collett Park Cafe - Bouncy Tuesdays
26/07/2018Throw a Ball Thursdays - Collett Park Cafe
28/07/2018 - 10/08/2018New Wine United National Gatherings - 28 July to 11 August
29/07/2018Music in the Park - Mangledwurzels
31/07/2018Collett Park Cafe - Bouncy Tuesdays
02/08/2018Throw a Ball Thursdays - Collett Park Cafe
04/08/2018Glastonbury Extravaganza
07/08/2018Collett Park Cafe - Bouncy Tuesdays
09/08/2018Throw a Ball Thursdays - Collett Park Cafe
14/08/2018Collett Park Cafe - Bouncy Tuesdays
16/08/2018Throw a Ball Thursdays - Collett Park Cafe
16/08/2018Throw a Ball Thursdays - Collett Park Cafe
18/08/2018 - 19/08/2018Fit Festival 2018
19/08/2018Mid Somerset Show
21/08/2018Collett Park Cafe - Bouncy Tuesdays
23/08/2018Throw a Ball Thursdays - Collett Park Cafe
26/08/2018Giant Flea Market
28/08/2018Collett Park Cafe - Bouncy Tuesdays
30/08/2018Throw a Ball Thursdays - Collett Park Cafe
31/08/2018Inflatables Day - Collett Park
01/09/2018 - 02/09/2018Truck Fest South West
07/09/2018 - 08/09/2018The South West Motorshow Home
12/09/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme
12/09/2018Charterhouse Classic Car Auction
14/09/2018 - 16/09/2018Largest Antiques, Vintage and Collectors Fair in the West
15/09/2018 - 16/09/2018Antiques and Collectors Fair - Weekend
16/09/2018Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
22/09/2018 - 23/09/2018The Wedding Showcase - 22 - 23 September 2018
26/09/2018 - 27/09/2018Boden Clothes Sales
30/09/2018ACEarts - International Elder Day Event
03/10/2018The Dairy Show
07/10/2018Toy & Train Collectors Fair
10/10/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme
13/10/2018ACEarts - Anodised Aluminium Jewellery Workshop
14/10/2018Giant Flea Market
18/10/2018 - 20/10/2018Craft4Crafters - 18 - 20 October 2018
21/10/2018Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
24/10/2018Spooktacular at Collett Park
27/10/2018Westfest Music Festival
03/11/2018 - 04/11/2018The Footman James Classic Vehicle Resoration Show - 3 - 4 November
07/11/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme - AGM
09/11/2018Largest Antiques, Vintage and Collectors Fair in the West
10/11/2018 - 11/11/2018Antique and Collectors Fair
17/11/2018ACEarts - Artist Talk with Jon England
17/11/2018 - 18/11/2018Homebuilding & Renovation Show
18/11/2018Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
24/11/2018 - 24/12/2018Santa South West Christmas Village
01/12/2018Shepton Mallet Lantern Festival Workshops - 2018
01/12/2018ACEarts - Late Night Christmas Shopping
12/12/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme
15/12/2018Christmas Market - Collett Park Cafe
16/12/2018Shepton Mallet Sunday Market