Taunton World War One Town Tour
  • The Museum of Somerset
    Taunton Castle
    Castle Green
    Taunton
    Somerset
    TA1 4AA
  • Tuesday 3rd September 2:00pm until 3:30pm
Join our volunteer guides for a walking tour of Taunton and explore the fascinating history of Somerset’s county town. In this tour, find out about the recruitment and conscription of soldiers, and the role the Jellalabad Barracks played in the First World War. Explore how the war impacted the Taunton and discover how the town and people coped during this difficult period. The tour will conclude with a remembrance of the town’s fallen soldiers and a look at how they have been memorialised for the generations to come.

£3.50, Booking advisable on 01823 255088

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