Explore the museum on the spookiest night of the year – Halloween!

On Saturday October 31 from 5.30 to 8.30pm families are invited to take a self-guided torch-lit tour of the museum in the dark. Try spooky family craft activities, including making creepy spider hats, mini-ghosts and paper pumpkin lanterns. There will also be spooky stories in Castle House and Halloween-themed treats in the café. Wear fancy dress if you dare and bring a torch. Family activities suitable for ages 3 upwards. £3 adults £1 children. No booking required – just turn up.

On Friday 30 October at 7.30pm and on Saturday October 31 at 9pm grown-ups are invited to enjoy a glass of wine and a museum tour to explore the darker history of Taunton Castle. £10 per person (including a glass of wine.) Booking required on 01823 255088.