Things to Do in Somerset

The Hungry Dragon opens at The Bishop’s Palace

The Hungry Dragon opens at The Bishop’s Palace

The Bishop’s Palace in Wells is opening a brand new snack bar in its historic Gardens. Following the successful launch of The Dragon’s Lair play area, in the Arboretum of the Gardens, in Autumn 2016, the area has become hugely popular with tourists and locals alike. Having listened to feedback from visitors, a toilet facility… Read More…

Latest Animatronic Dinosaurs add wow to Wookey this Easter

Latest Animatronic Dinosaurs add wow to Wookey this Easter

Roaring, hissing, blinking and stomping pre-historic beasts have taken ownership of a brand new happy hunting ground down in deepest darkest Somerset. The herd of full-sized dinosaurs have broken out of their holding crates at leading holiday attraction Wookey Hole Caves and are ready to delight a new generation of visitors. The state-of-the-art animatronic creations… Read More…

Easter Family Fun at The Bishop’s Palace

Easter Family Fun at The Bishop’s Palace

This Easter Holiday, head on down to The Bishop’s Palace in Wells to take part in a fortnight full of engaging Family Events. The Easter Fun begins on Saturday 24th March when our Easter Egg Trail begins. Children can follow the clues to find our coloured eggs all around the Gardens, and when they’ve found… Read More…

February Half Term Fun at The Bishop’s Palace

February Half Term Fun at The Bishop’s Palace

February Half Term Fun at The Bishop’s Palace This February, The Bishop’s Palace will kick off its annual children’s activities programme with a fun-filled Half Term.  The new “Make-it Monday!” sessions will be run every Monday during school holidays in the Undercroft, beginning on Monday 12th February with a theme of “Heads & Tails”. Children can take the opportunity… Read More…

The Black Swan Arts Young Open Art Competition

The Black Swan Arts Young Open Art Competition

The Black Swan Arts Young Open Art Competition A SHOUT OUT TO ALL YOUNG ARTISTS Black Swan Arts Young Open 2018 is open for entries Exhibitions runs: Sat 17 March – Sat 7 April (over Easter holidays) Deadline for entries 16 Feb The Black Swan Arts Young Open Art Competition continues to go from strength… Read More…

Pancake Day – Tues 13th February

Pancake Day – Tues 13th February

Pancake Day – Tues 13th February The Frying pan is smoking hot, the batter is mixed and it’s time to start tossing…..one of our favourite days of the year is here – it’s Pancake Day! Here are some fun facts about Shrove Tuesday: The largest pancake ever made measured 15 metres and weighed in at… Read More…

New High Ropes Course Opening

New High Ropes Course Opening

New High Ropes Course Opening Somerset – ON Saturday the 24th March, Puxton Park is opening their newest attraction, the Puxton High Ropes Course. This course will be one of the most exciting and challenging courses in the West of England! To unveil the new attraction, Puxton Park has invited the one and only, Eddie “The Eagle”… Read More…

The Bishop’s Palace Christmas Artisan Markets

The Bishop’s Palace Christmas Artisan Markets

Following the phenomenal success of last year’s event, The Bishop’s Palace in Wells will once again be helping you to get your Christmas shopping started in style with their inspirational Christmas Artisan Markets. Taking place from Friday 10th-Sunday 12th November, 10am-4pm, with a range of over 30 stalls of local, handmade crafts and products to browse,… Read More…

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