Wellington Monument

A striking landmark at the heart of an appeal for repair, on the edge of the Blackdown Hills.

Inspecting the inside of the Wellington Monument

Repairing Wellington Monument  

The £3.45m project to repair Wellington Monument has now begun. There'll be scaffolding going up over the winter, ahead of work starting in the spring. Find out the latest on the project here.

Wellington Monument

What's on

Upcoming events

Discover a sensory autumn trail

Mon 28 Oct 2019
Come to Wellington Monument this half term for some Halloween fun, we have an autumn sensory trail around the monument.

Wear your wellies for Wellington Monument

Wed 06 Nov 2019
Help us support the Wellington Monument this November.

Cleverly Everly tribute show in aid of Wellington Monument.

Fri 08 Nov 2019
Come to a fabulous evening to raise money for the Wellington Monument Project, where tribute band Cleverly Everly play 60's music from the Golden Era of music.
Wellington Monument

Our work

A deep crack in the stonework of the Wellington Monument, Somerset

Wellington Monument appeal 

To perform a full repair, returning the monument to the stature that was originally intended, and making this special place a more enjoyable place to visit we have a lot of work to do.

Wellington Monument


Wellington Monument in the sunshine

200 years of stories and more to come 

Discover the story of the monument