Museums in Somerset

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English Heritage Overseas Visitor Pass

Enjoy unlimited FREE entry to over 100 historic sites including castles, abbeys, Roman ruins and prehistoric monuments. Choose from 9 or 16 consecutive day passes.

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The best way to get around London! A pay-as-you-go smartcard for use on all London Transport, from the Underground to buses. Pre-order for your trip from the British Tourist Authority.


Name the Historic attraction

Name the mystery historic attraction
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British History Quiz

This Scottish leader defeated the English at the Battle of Bannockburn in 1314


This Day in British History

17 March, 1628

Charles I's 3rd Parliament opens

Among the MPs is Oliver Cromwell, an unknown squire from Huntingdon

Monarch Mayhem

This queen reluctantly put Mary, Queen of Scots to death


Dulverton (Self catering)
Cottage: HCDRAYG, Dulverton



Located in a superb position, surrounded by glorious countryside and far reaching views.

There is much to see and do …
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Cheddar (Self catering)
Cottage: HCBUROA, Cheddar

Burrington Farm - Oak Barn

SLEEPS 4 +2.  TWO LUXURY BARN CONVERSIONS FINISHED TO THE HIGHEST OF STANDARDS IN THIS MUCH SOUGHT AFTER AREA Nestling within the heart of the village of Burrington at the foot …
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Castle Cary (Hotel)
The George Hotel

The George Hotel

It has managed to preserve many historic features of the town, such as the round house, horsepond and many other local buildings, dating back to the 16th century. The hotel is owned and managed by Daniel Patrick along with family and staff. Our aim is to provide our guests with … more >>

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Glastonbury (Hotel)
The George and Pilgrim

The George and Pilgrim

Built in the 1400s The George and Pilgrim is the oldest purpose-built pub in the South West of England. Situated in the heart of Glastonbury it is steeped in history and old folk law. The building has a paneled stone frontage mullion windows and old oak beams. All 14 … more >>

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