Things to do and see

Places to visit

The famous Wookey Hole Caves – not the cheapest but feedback from campers is that its a great family day out. Somewhere you can spend all day.
Opening: 7 days a week 10am -5pm last cave admission (winter 10am – 4pm) Admission: £18 per adult, £12 per child, seniors £12. Discount of 15% if booked online

Wells Cathedral – this stunning gothic-style cathedral was begun in 1175. There are free tours everyday except Sunday.
Opening: Everyday 7am – 7pm (6pm in winter). Admission: Free but donations are invited

Farmers Markets

Wells: Twice weekly market on Wednesday and Saturday selling local produce and goods. A Farmers’ Market is held here every Wednesday.

Glastonbury (20mins by car): Fourth Saturday of each month + Tuesday mornings between 9.30 am and 12.30 pm at Town Hall

Frome (25mins by car): First Sunday of the month. March – December 10am – 3pm, Frome town centre

Where to eat
In the village:
The Pheasant Inn

The Burcott Inn – http://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/Restaurant_Review-g635923-d1067296-Reviews-Burcott_Inn-Wookey_Wells_Somerset_England.html

The Ring O Bells -http://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/Restaurant_Review-g635923-d2370462-Reviews-The_Ring_O_Bells_Inn-Wookey_Wells_Somerset_England.html

Swim/Shower
Wells Leisure Centre [more info]
25m Swimming/Fun Pool with Children’s area
Open:      7.00am – 6.00pm Weekends
7.00am – 10.00pm Weekdays
Hot Showers!

 

More

Name Location Phone Number E-mail
East Somerset Railway Cranmore 01749 880417 [email protected]
Fleet Air Arm Museum Yeovilton 01935 840565 [email protected]
Glastonbury Abbey Glastonbury 01458 832267 [email protected]
Haynes International Motor Museum Sparkford 01963 440804 [email protected]
Hecks Farmhouse Cider Street 01458 442367
Kilver Court Gardens & Sharpham Park Shop Shepton Mallet 50379 2/7 [email protected]
Longleat Warminster 01985 844400
Radstock Museum Radstock 01761 437722
Shepton Mallet Leisure Centre Shepton Mallet 01749 346644
Shepton Mallet Lido Shepton Mallet 01749 342126
Strode Swimming Pool Street 01458 443918
Wells Golf Club Wells 01749 675005 [email protected]