20 Best Museums and Art Galleries In Yeovil Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Museums and Art Galleries In Yeovil

We've rounded up the best museums and art galleries in Yeovil in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 82 Yeovil museums and art galleries to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including tourist attractions. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the museums and art galleries we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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Scary TV characters at Montacute TV Radio Toy Museum

Montacute TV Radio Toy Museum4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Montacute
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Montacute TV Radio Toy Museum Like a Tardis, Montacute TV Radio Toy Museum opens up to display what is probably the largest collection of toys, books...

Exhibition of Concorde at Fleet Air Arm Museum in Ilchester

Fleet Air Arm Museum

  • Ilchester
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The regal Fleet Air Arm Museum is devoted to the flying arm of the Royal Navy, and holds many thousands of objects, ranging from complete aircraft, t...

Plants at Crewkerne and District Museum

Crewkerne and District Museum

  • Crewkerne
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Crewkerne and District Museum is dedicated to the history of this beautiful market town and the local area, covering a number of aspects, from indust...

Hall of Motor Sport at Haynes International Motor Museum in Yeovil

Haynes International Motor Museum4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Yeovil
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The prestigious Haynes International Motor Museum at Sparkford in Somerset offers an excellent day out for everyone. With more than 400 cars and bike...

Ruins of Glastonbury Abbey

Glastonbury Abbey

  • Glastonbury
  • Outdoor
  • Landmarks

Glastonbury Abbey can be found within 36 acres of beautiful parkland in the ancient market town of Glastonbury, and has plenty to offer every visitor...

Outside view of Chard Museum

Chard Museum

  • Chard
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Chard Museum in converted 16th century listed buildings and outbuildings, covering nearly an acre, with collections of exhibits about local history a...

Outside view of The Keep Military Museum in Dorchester

The Keep Military Museum

  • Dorchester
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Keep Military Museum is a striking landmark on the Bridport Road in Dorchester. Completed in 1879, it was designed to resemble a Norman Castle, a...

Tutankhamun's mask at The Tutankhamun Exhibition in Dorchester

The Tutankhamun Exhibition

  • Dorchester
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The marvellous Tutankhamun Exhibition features meticulously recreations of the infamous Tutankhamun's major treasures, wherever possible done in thei...

Bear mascot at Dorset Teddy Bear Museum in Dorchester

Dorset Teddy Bear Museum

  • Dorchester
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Dorset Teddy Bear Museum is Dorchester's frankly unmissable family museum, with Edward Bear and his own family of people sized bears, set around...

Dad and son doing puzzle at Dinosaur Museum in Dorchester

The Dinosaur Museum

  • Dorchester
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Dinosaur Museum is all about having a roaring good time! It’s unique in that it’s the only British museum devoted solely to dinos with skeletons,...

Mum and daughter looking at photographs at Visit Hillbrush in Wiltshire

Visit Hillbrush

  • Mere
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Established in 1922 the Hillbrush Company has too rich of a history to be hidden from the public and this is all on display for you to see at the vis...

Woman weaving at Axminster Heritage Centre and Museum

Axminster Heritage Centre

  • Axminster
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Travel back in time at Axminster Museum, once a local police station and courthouse found right in the heart of the town. Peer inside the old police...

Street view of Gold Hill Museum and Garden in Shaftesbury

Gold Hill Museum and Garden

  • Shaftesbury
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Gold Hill Museum and Garden Local life and history are portrayed here through artifacts, costume, photos, ceramics, tools, domestic items and the tow...

Outside window at Lyme Regis Museum

Lyme Regis Museum

  • Lyme Regis
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Lyme Regis Museum stands in the heart of the town, just where the beautiful coastlines of Dorset and Devon meet on the Jurassic Coast World Heritage...

Street view of The Blake Museum in Bridgwater

The Blake Museum

  • Bridgwater
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Blake Museum is dedicated to the historic market town and port of Bridgwater, first mentioned in the Doomsday Book of 1086! The museum is housed...

Entrance to Somerset Cricket Museum in Taunton

Somerset Cricket Museum

  • Taunton
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Somerset Cricket Museum can be found at the County Ground, and housed in a 500 year old Grade II listed building that is the only remaining building...

Family walking at Hestercombe Gardens in Taunton

Hestercombe Gardens

  • Taunton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Discover Somerset at Hestercombe Gardens and lose yourself (figuratively!) in 50 acres of lakes, temples, cascades and tranquil woodland walks, plus...

Tree sculpture at Museum of Somerset in Taunton

Museum of Somerset

  • Taunton
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Museum of Somerset An under-floor Plesiosaur, the largest collection of Roman coins ever discovered in Britain and a chilling recreation of the infam...

Apples at Sheppys Cider Farm and Museum in Taunton

Sheppys Cider Farm and Museum

  • Taunton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Sheppys Cider Farm and Museum offers the chance to learn about the ancient combination of farming with cider making, from the Sheppy family, who have...

Family at The Tank Museum in Bovington Camp

The Tank Museum

  • Bovington Camp
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Tank Museum in Bovington Dorset houses the world's largest and finest collection of Armoured Fighting Vehicles from unique World War 1 tanks to t...

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