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Taunton's rich military and religious history makes it popular with tourists. Explore your hometown by visiting our site to learn what's on Taunton, from indoor cycling classes to the Sunday Carvery at Taunton and Pickeridge. Hestercombe Gardens often hosts fun events suitable for folks of all ages, and you can always find a good antique or boot sale in the area at least once a month. 
Tourism Events
Brunel Fun Days
Visit us on Wednesdays and Sundays in school holidays to meet our very own Brunel K Beagle. He will make appearences throught the day on Minehead platform. No ticket is needed to visit the platform and... View event
The Quantock Belle Dining Train
The service operates on the scenic West Somerset Railway between Bishops Lydeard (near Taunton) and Minehead, recreating that wonderful, nostalgic atmosphere of the great days of steam. Our diners enjoy... View event
Cheese and Cider plus Cream Tea Specials
We are offering journeys from Bishops Lydeard to Minehead with Cheese and Cider on your outward journey and a cream tea on your return . View event
Fish and Chip Plus Cream Tea Specials
We are offering journeys from Bishops Lydeard to Minehead with Fish and Chips on your outward journey and a cream tea on your return View event
Forties Weekend
  • Saturday 10th September 10:00am until 12:00pm + More Dates
10th - 11th September Highlights include Appearances from Laurel and Hardy Appearances from King George VI, Winston Churchill, Princess Elizabeth and the Queen Mother. Music at various locations... View event