Half Term Activities in Somerset

If you’re looking for ideas for half term things to do in Somerset, you will find plenty of ideas here.

We have created this guide to all the best Somerset half term events and activities, to help you make your plans.

From Brean, Frome, and Chard, to Culborne, Bridgwater, and everywhere in between, this guide includes half term events from across the whole of the county – so no matter where you are you won’t be stuck for things to do this half term.

If you are organising an event, you can let more people know about it by adding it to our events listings for free using the ‘upload your own event‘ form.

We also have year-round listings for Somerset events, which you can view by visiting the What’s On in Somerset section.

Or just keep reading to see events and things to do this half term in Somerset.

Visit Wookey Hole

Wookey Hole, located in Wells, offers a delightful mix of history, adventure, and entertainment for explorers of all ages.

Here are some exciting things to do:

  • Wookey Hole Caves: These magnificent caves, millions of years in the making, reveal fascinating geology, legends, and history. Explore their depths and marvel at their beauty.
  • Adventure Golf: Enjoy a round of mini-golf amidst scenic surroundings. Perfect for sunny days, it’s open daily except in January and February.
  • Enchanted Valley: Discover the secrets hidden in this picturesque valley, once home to hyenas. Nature has transformed it into a magical place.
  • Museum: Immerse yourself in the history of Wookey Hole. The museum features exhibits on cave geology, cave diving, and paper making. You’ll also see the latest cave discoveries.
  • Wookey Hole Circus: Witness incredible circus performances in the Wookey Hole Theatre during weekends and Somerset school holidays. Prepare to be dazzled!
  • The Mill: The Mill is a whimsical blend of history and wonder. It houses a vast soft play area, a vintage arcade, magic mirrors, and more. Don’t miss the Wookey Hole Circus shows here.
  • 4D Cinema: Experience films in 4D – a step beyond 3D – during your visit. The film lineup changes regularly.
  • Wild Wookey: For the brave-hearted, follow in the footsteps of legends by crawling, climbing, and abseiling through the caves. See Wookey Hole like few others ever will.
  • Eating, Drinking & Shopping: Whether you want a coffee break, a picnic, or a hot meal, Wookey Hole has you covered. Don’t forget to take home a keepsake!

More Half Term Places to Visit

Roman Baths

Roman Baths, Stall Street, Bath, Somerset, BA1 1LZ

Nunney Castle

Castle Street, Nunney, Nr Frome, Somerset, BA11 4LW

Montacute House

Montacute House, Castle Street, Montacute, Somerset, TA15 6XP

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