ENTRY TO THE MUSEUM IS FREE

Wild Art: Nature Re-imagined

Opens Saturday 8 October

‘Wild Art: Nature Re-imagined’ is an exhibition of photography, sculpture and painting by the brothers Andrew and David Neal. Fascinated by nature since childhood, they explored the Somerset countryside on family walks and cycle adventures in the 1940s and 1950s. Entry is FREE – see the exhibition.

Autumn Talks & Events

The museum’s autumn programme of heritage and history talks and events has been announced. See programme & book

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Join the Collegium Singers for a musical voyage through Europe’s leading capitals, with music ranging from Monteverdi to Mozart

Events include: Writing to a Ghost ~  The Haunt of the Hippo: The Ice Age in Southern England ~ Coleridge and Kubla Khan ~ Mick Aston Memorial Lecture ~ Collegium Singers: The Grand Tour ~ Terrible Tales and Ghostly Goings On ~ On the Wings of Love?

See programme & book

LAST CHANCE TO SEE: Pirates! Fact & Fiction

Ends Saturday 1 October at 5.00 pm

Take a journey through pirate history, film and literature at our summer family exhibition. Discover more about the ships, weapons, tactics, and usually short-lived careers of these notorious adventurers. Children will be able to dress up in pirate costumes, walk the plank, make treasures maps, and more. Step aboard this summer