Somerset

From Tudor houses and hidden gardens to tors, gorges and natural piers

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Seasonal treats near you

Join a Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

What to do this Easter in and around Somerset 

There's lots going on in and around Somerset this Easter. It's also that time of year again when we team up with Cadbury to offer you a great day out. Join us over the Easter holidays to take part on a Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt. Follow the clues and claim your chocolatey prize

The countryside around Wellington Monument

Take part in the Monumental Trek for Wellington Monument 

Join a challenging 10k or 21k walk across the Quantocks and Blackdown Hills on Sat 11 May, enjoying the incredible views and scenery, whilst raising vital funds in support of the monument.

Groups of people outside the front of the house for a popular event at Arlington Court

Find an event 

Places in the South West host everything from guided house tours and ranger days to walks and runs.

Upcoming events

Stourhead

The Golden Path adventure lanyard

Sun 21 Apr 2019
09:00-17:00
This adventure pack is full of activities inspired by the banking heritage of the family who owned Stourhead for over 300 years.
Dunster Castle

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt: a rabbit's tale

Sun 21 Apr 2019
10:00-16:00
Head down the rabbit hole and follow this year's Cadbury Easter egg Hunt around the garden.
Tyntesfield

The Gibbs family Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

Sun 21 Apr 2019
10:00-15:30
This Easter we're finding out more about the family of William Gibbs, who lived at Tyntesfield in the 1800s. £3 per trail, sold until 3pm.
Prior Park Landscape Garden

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

Sun 21 Apr 2019
10:00-15:30
Become a nature detective to follow the clues around the garden. Complete the trail to win a delicious chocolate treat.
Stourhead

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt: Grand Habitats

Sun 21 Apr 2019
10:00-15:00
This Easter the animals of Stourhead have been inspired by Palladian architecture. Judge for yourself who has made the most fashionable habitat out of natural materials to enjoy a chocolatey prize at the end.
Montacute House

Spring escapades

Sun 21 Apr 2019
10:30-16:00
Take the challenge of St Michael's hill by climbing to the top for one of the best views of Somerset.
Spring bulbs flowering at Tyntesfield

Find a place to visit 

Discover somewhere to visit using our search. In the South West you're never far from somewhere to explore.

Volunteers take part in a beach clean at Studland Bay

Beach cleans across the South West 

We look after miles of coastline and beaches across the South West, and rely on volunteers to help us clear the tons of litter that appears on the coast. Take a look and see if there's a beach clean near you for this weekend and beyond.

Reading and drawing