What's on inWells


Welcome to Wells

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Wells - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Wells to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Wells

19
FEB
Crafty Cats
The Bishop's Palace

Join us this half term for a fun Family Craft day.On Tuesday 19th February Crafty Cats will be making all things space‐related with alien masks constellation lanterns and flying rockets amongst the activities on offer.The session will run from 10:30am‐3pm in the…

Category: Family Events

TEL: 01749 988111
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21
FEB
Nature Ninjas
The Bishop's Palace

This year our popular Nature Ninjas sessions which take place in the Gardens will be held on Thursdays giving children the chance to get up close with a range of nature experiences such as pond dipping minibeast hunting and seed sowing.Come along…

Category: Family Events

TEL: 01749 988111
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23
FEB
Snowdrop Celebration Weekend
The Bishops Palace

Visitors can grab a copy of the Snowdrop Walk to show them the best route to experience the Moat banks carpeted with snowdrops and cross the Willow Bridge to enjoy an Arboretum full of different varieties of spectacular snowdrops.To complement the Gardens…

Category: Family Events

TEL: 01749 988111
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17
MAR
Rare Plant Fair
The Bishop's Palace

Are you a keen gardener or horticultural enthusiast If so youll want to join us for this perfect opportunity to find rare and unusual plants from a selection of top nurseries from all over the South West. The nurseries are carefully…

Category: Miscellaneous

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Tourist Attractions


Wookey Hole Caves

Wookey Hole Caves ' a great day out for all the family, whatever the weather... Wander through the prehistoric valley of the Dinosaurs featuring King Kong and relax in our magical Fairy Garden. The 19th Century Paper Mill houses a variety of fascinating attractions including the Victorian Penny…

East Somerset Railway

Enjoy a relaxed, unhurried and civilised journey on a steam train here at the East Somerset Railway. The majestic steam engine has been around for over 200 years. Seeing the trains in all their glory brings a real sense of history to your visit and there is always…

The Shoe Museum

Shoes and related exhibits from Roman times to the present day. Documents and photographs tell the history of shoemaking in 19th century Street. Wheelchair Access is not available at weekends.Times: Mon‐Fri 10.00‐16.45 Sat 10.00‐17.00 Sun 11.00‐17.00 Prices:Free entry …

Glastonbury Abbey

For centuries travellers and pilgrims have visited this sacred site, situated in the heart of the beautiful county of Somerset. Traditionally the seat of Christianity in England and steeped in legend, Glastonbury Abbey attracts visitors from across the globe, who come to marvel at these romantic ruins.As well…

Envy

Envy Nightclub in Street, Somerset. Contact venue on telephone number 01458 448485 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Kudos

Kudos Nightclub in Wells, Somerset. Contact venue on telephone number 01749 678300 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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