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!
  • 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
  • The Los Palmas 6 tribute Madness Band - 9th June
  • 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

  • Craft4Crafters - 18th & 20 October 18

  • WESTFEST - 27th October 18

Forthcoming Events

25/09/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
25/09/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Tuesdays Weekly
25/09/2018Bingo at The Prestleigh Inn
25/09/2018Chilcompton - Garden Club
26/09/2018 - 27/09/2018Boden Clothes Sales at Royal Bath & West Showground
26/09/2018Shepton Mallet Snowdrop Project - plans for 2019 meeting
26/09/2018St John's Church, Midsomer Norton lunchtime concert
26/09/2018The BruTone Singers
27/09/2018Shepton Mallet - Social Mornings - Parkinson's UK
27/09/2018Expressive charcoal drawing for adults with Kate Lynch
27/09/2018Ghost Tours - Shepton Mallet Prison
27/09/2018Mendip Ramblers - Stourhead
27/09/2018Shepton Mallet launches its Dementia Action Alliance
27/09/2018Bach Complete Organ Works
27/09/2018West Mendip Walkers - Wookey
27/09/2018Steven Isserlis in Recital at Cedars Halls, Wells
28/09/2018Glastonbury - Health Walk - Fridays Weekly (longer walk)
28/09/2018 - 07/10/2018Bath Children's Literature Festival -2018
28/09/2018BREXIT - Find Out About The Impact on you and your family of leaving the EU
28/09/2018Concert with professional soprano Sarah Minns
28/09/2018Brews, Bakes and Buddies - Ditcheat
29/09/2018Blake - The Anniversary Tour at Frome Memorial Theatre
29/09/2018Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Resonate Strings Quintet
29/09/2018Wells & Mendip Museum - open garden for viewing
29/09/2018 Doulting Film Night - 'The Greatest Showman' (PG)
29/09/2018Art & Designer Maker Market - Wells
29/09/2018Implements Sale, Rural Crafts and Funday - Priddy
30/09/2018ACEarts - International Elder Day Event
30/09/2018Charterhouse History and Black Down Industrial Archaeology Walk
01/10/2018Mendip Ramblers - cup of tea walk - Norton Radstock
01/10/2018Mendip Ramblers
02/10/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
03/10/2018The Dairy Show
03/10/2018Organ Recital - Midsomer Norton
03/10/2018Juplicity - Phil Jupitus at Marlin Theatre, Frome
04/10/2018An evening with Brigid Keenan (The Sixities and Me) -at the Chapel, Bruton
04/10/2018Mendip Ramblers - Burrington Combe
04/10/2018Shepton Mallet Dementia Action Alliance
04/10/2018Mendip Ramblers - Burrington Combe
04/10/2018Shepton Mallet - U3A - monthly speaker - Ann Maw
05/10/2018Turin Brakes at Cheese and Grain
05/10/2018The Charltons Community Centre invite you to a Concert
05/10/2018Quiz Night in Coleford
06/10/2018Felt Making with Lydia Needle
06/10/2018Fish and Chip Specials - Summer Events - West Somerset Railway
06/10/2018Vienna Festival Ballet presents The Nutcracker at Frome Memorial Theatre
06/10/2018Bath Community Gospel Choir
06/10/2018Draycott Michaelmas Fayre
06/10/2018Midsomer Norton & Radstock Silver Band Concert
06/10/2018Piano Masters 1 at Cedar Halls, Wells
07/10/2018Toy & Train Collectors Fair
07/10/2018Black History Month - free family fun day - Glastonbury
09/10/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
10/10/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme
10/10/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group - next meeting
10/10/2018Older People's Information Event - Shepton Mallet
11/10/2018Ghost Tours - Shepton Mallet Prison
11/10/2018Jilted John 40th Anniversary Tour at Cheese and Graine, Frome
11/10/2018Winemaker's Tasting at The Rookery Farm, Binegar
12/10/2018Legend - A Tribute to Bob Marley and the Wailers
12/10/2018Charity Ceilidh - Kilmersdon Village Hall,
13/10/2018ACEarts - Anodised Aluminium Jewellery Workshop
13/10/2018A Celebration of Autumn
13/10/2018Be a Chorister for a day
13/10/2018Burrington Combe Geo Walk with Dr Peter Hardy
13/10/2018Divorced, Beheaded, Died - An Audience with King Henry VIII at Frome Memorial Theatre
13/10/2018Mid Somerset Oxfam Group - One World Fair
13/10/2018 - 28/10/2018Textile Exhibition - Wells
14/10/2018Giant Flea Market
14/10/2018“Somerset Coal Field walk Radstock”: Middle Pit & Clandown walk with the Mendip Society
14/10/2018Wells Food Festival - 6th Year
16/10/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
16/10/2018Batts Combe Quarry Tour – a Limestone Legacy
16/10/2018Evercreech History Society
17/10/2018Shepton Mallet Dementia Action Alliance
17/10/2018Textile Workshops in Wells
18/10/2018 - 20/10/2018Craft4Crafters - 18 - 20 October 2018 - Advance Saver Tickets available in your SMTIC
18/10/2018 - 19/10/2018Circus of Horrors at Wookey Hole
18/10/2018 Halecombe Quarry Geology Tour
18/10/2018Mendip Ramblers - Leigh on Mendip
18/10/2018 - 20/10/2018The Street - Somerset's Ultimate Scare Attraction at Shepton Mallet Jail House
19/10/2018Toddler Explorers - Night Animals
19/10/2018The Wookey Hole Caves Pumpkin Competition
19/10/2018Jackson Live in Concert Starring The Sensational CJ at Frome Memorial Theatre
20/10/2018 - 03/11/2018Halloween at Wookey Hole – special event
20/10/2018Needle Felting Workshop: Witches and Warlocks Plus Halloween Decorations Special
20/10/2018Murder Mystery - Summer Events - West Somerset Railway
20/10/2018 - 03/11/2018Halloween Trail: The Dunster Castle School of Magic
20/10/2018The New Midrold Ends coming to Shepton for a charity night
20/10/2018Showcase Shepton
20/10/2018Craft Market by Thyme Raven at East Somerset Railway
20/10/2018Winter Wilson at Caryford Community Hall
21/10/2018Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
21/10/2018“Explore Ebbor Gorge” Family Funday
21/10/2018Mendip Ramblers - The Polden Way
21/10/2018Horses! Horses! a pub play by Rina Vergano
23/10/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
24/10/2018Spooktacular at Collett Park
24/10/2018Textile Workshops in Wells
25/10/2018Shepton Mallet - Social Mornings - Parkinson's UK
25/10/2018Mendip Ramblers - Harridge Woods
25/10/2018The Street - Somerset's Ultimate Scare Attraction at Shepton Mallet Jail House
26/10/2018 - 27/10/2018City of Wells Beer Festival
26/10/2018Halloween Disco at Hullabaloo
26/10/2018Wookey Hole presents the Spooktacular Halloween Burlesque Cabaret Show
27/10/2018Westfest Music Festival
27/10/2018Wookey Hole - Halloween Party
27/10/2018 - 29/10/2018Halloween - East Somerset Railway
27/10/2018 - 28/10/2018Gothic Falconry - Dunster Castle
27/10/2018Freaky Fright Night - Shepton Mallet
27/10/2018Kids Halloween Party - at Shepton Mallet Scouts Hall
28/10/2018Mendip Rocks! Festival Finale at Wells Museum “Geo Resources in our lives”
28/10/2018Mendip Ramblers - Mendip Ring Circular
29/10/2018Three Chefs Express on the Quantock Belle
29/10/2018After Dark - Family Fright Night at Dunster Castle
29/10/2018 - 02/11/2018Creepy Critters with Exmoor Zoo at Dunster Castle
29/10/2018 - 02/11/2018Puxton Park - Halloween
30/10/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
30/10/2018An introduction to Coppicing and Pollarding - Carymoor Environmental Trust
31/10/2018Kids Club - Halloween Party
01/11/2018Family Fun - Fizz, Bang, Pop! - Firework inspired crafts
01/11/2018Mendip Ramblers - Hadspen
01/11/2018Shepton Mallet Dementia Action Alliance
01/11/2018After Dark - Family Fright Night at Dunster Castle
01/11/2018Shepton Mallet - U3A - monthly speaker - David Sutcliffe
02/11/2018Glastonbury Abbey - Make a bouncing spider
02/11/2018Dorothy's Tea Party
02/11/2018Dorothy's Tea Party - Shepton Mallet
03/11/2018 - 04/11/2018The Footman James Classic Vehicle Resoration Show - 3 - 4 November
03/11/2018The High Jinx Magic and Illusion Show at Frome Memorial Theatre
03/11/2018 - 04/11/2018Victorian Monster Hunters at Dunster Castle
06/11/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
06/11/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
07/11/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme - AGM
07/11/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group - next meeting
08/11/2018Ghost Tours - Shepton Mallet Prison
08/11/2018Mendip Ramblers - East Pennard
08/11/2018Rory Bremner and Jan Ravens - Cheese & Grain, Frome
09/11/2018Largest Antiques, Vintage and Collectors Fair in the West
10/11/2018 - 11/11/2018Antique and Collectors Fair
10/11/2018Wells- Somerset Vintage Fair
10/11/2018 - 11/11/2018Armistice 100 - 1918- 2018
11/11/2018Mendip Ramblers - Mendip Ring Circular
11/11/2018Lindisfarne at Cheese And Grain, Frome
13/11/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
13/11/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
15/11/2018Mendip Ramblers - A Tour of the Tor
16/11/2018Toddler Explorers - Africa
17/11/2018ACEarts - Artist Talk with Jon England
17/11/2018 - 18/11/2018Homebuilding & Renovation Show
17/11/2018 - 06/01/2019Winter Wonderland at Wookey Hole – special event
17/11/2018Needle Felting Workshop: Fairy tale
17/11/2018Troilus and Cressida - Merlin Theatre, Frome
17/11/2018Fantastic Beasts - Charity Film Gala for YMAF
18/11/2018Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
20/11/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
20/11/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
20/11/2018Glastonbury Abbey - Victorian Shopping Evening
22/11/2018Ghost Tours - Shepton Mallet Prison
22/11/2018Mendip Ramblers - West Harptee and Compton Martin
23/11/2018the Wassail Blues Band - Shepton Mallet
24/11/2018 - 24/12/2018Santa South West Christmas Village
24/11/2018That'll Be The Day Christmas Show at Frome Memorial Theatre
25/11/2018Mendip Ramblers - Croscrombe
27/11/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
29/11/2018Shepton Mallet - Social Mornings - Parkinson's UK
01/12/2018Shepton Mallet Lantern Festival Workshops - 2018
01/12/2018ACEarts - Late Night Christmas Shopping
01/12/2018A Very Victorian Christmas
01/12/2018Murder Mystery - West Somerset Railway
01/12/2018Winter Market - ETSY in Wells
04/12/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
06/12/2018Ghost Tours - Shepton Mallet Prison
06/12/2018Shepton Mallet - U3A - monthly speaker - Sarah Buttenshaw
07/12/2018 - 08/12/2018Dunster by Candleight 2018
08/12/2018That'll Be The Day Christmas Show at Frome Memorial Theatre
11/12/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
12/12/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group 2018 programme
12/12/2018Shepton Mallet Local History Group - next meeting
12/12/2018The Central Band of the Royal Air Force in concert - at Millfield School
15/12/2018Christmas Market - Collett Park Cafe
16/12/2018Shepton Mallet Sunday Market
16/12/2018New Amen Corner - at Strode Theatre
18/12/2018Shepton Area - Men's Shed
19/12/2018ABBA Sensation - Tribute Band at Strode Theatre
20/12/2018Ghost Tours - Shepton Mallet Prison
27/12/2018Shepton Mallet - Social Mornings - Parkinson's UK
28/12/2018 - 02/01/2019Frome Memorial Theatre Company - presents Aladdin
31/12/2018New Year's Eve Party at Wookey Hole
26/01/2019The Band of Her Majesty's Royal Marines at Frome Memorial Theatre
15/02/2019 - 17/02/2019Snowdrop Festival 2019 - 15 - 17 February - Shepton Mallet
22/02/2019Buddy Holly & The Cricketers - Not Fade Away at Frome Memorial Theatre
23/03/2019Rule The World with Tony as Robbie at Frome Memorial Theatre
06/04/2019Jive Talkin' perform The BeeGees Live in Concert at Frome Memorial Theatre
26/04/2019 Psychic Sally - 10th Anniversary Tour at Frome Memorial Theatre
25/05/2019 Pop Divas Live! at Frome Memorial Theatre
07/06/2019One Night Of Queen performed by Gary Mullen and The Works at Frome Memorial Theatre
12/07/2019Jethro - The Count of Cornwall at Frome Memorial Theatre