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Bishops Lydeard Mill and Rural Life Museum
Address

The Mill House
Mill Lane
Bishops Lydeard
Taunton
Somerset
TA4 3LN

Telephone
01823 432151
Website
www.bishopslydeardmill.co.uk
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Opening Times

Open last Sunday in May to last Sunday in September
Tue-Fri: 10:30-16:00 (Last admission 15:30)
Sun: 10:30-16:00 (Last admission 15:30)

Parties are welcome at any time (out of season as well) by arrangement

Pricing

Adults: £4.50
Children: £1.50
Concessions: £3.50
Family: £12.50
Gardens: £1.50

Site Type
Seasonal or All Year Round?
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Facilities
Access Information
Collections
Time Periods

Visit a working watermill. Enjoy manikins depicting people milling and working at rural crafts. The museum is close to the West Somerset Railway, so why not arrange a double visit?

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The waterwheel weighs over two tonnes yet can be turned from inside the mill using just two fingers.

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Learning

The museum offers group visits for schools and adult groups at a discounted rate. The mill owners can give talks on the history and interesting features of the watermill with a conducted tour. Touch screen interactivities and hands-on-activities are also available.

Research

The museum can assist researchers with enquiries about the collection and local history, please contact the main number for more information.

Commercial Hire & Services

To enquire about using the museum space for your event, please contact the main number for more information.


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