New Year Exhibition & Events

RPS International Print Exhibition 159

Opens 14 January to 11 March ~ Features work from 75 international photographers ~Free entry

Launched in 1854 and now in its 159th edition, The Royal Photographic Society’s International Print Exhibition 159, is the longest-running exhibition of its kind in the world. This year’s exhibition features an eclectic mix of work by 75 photographers from 16 countries, carefully selected by a panel of experts, and will provide a fascinating insight into the range and diversity of photography today. Read more and visit

Associated family events

As part of the exhibition we have two FREE family events on a photographic theme, ‘Funky photoon Saturday 28 January and ‘Tell your story in a picture’ on Wednesday 15 February.

Half Term Activities & Events


There will be re-enactors, crafts, activities, and dressing up for Castle Day

There is plenty to do at The Museum of Somerset this half term, whatever the weather. Join us on Sunday 12 February for a day celebrating Taunton’s 12th Century Castle. There will be re-enactors, crafts and activities, and dressing up as well as a chance to learn a bit more about this very special historic building. More half term activities.