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Minehead Museum

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Minehead Museum

Beach Hotel, The Avenue, Minehead, Somerset, TA24 5AP

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Opening Times

Open Tuesday to Sunday 10.00 am to 4.00 pm.

Closed on Mondays.


Admission free.

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The museum opened for the first time iat the end of March 2014. Besides the permanent exhibition of Minehead's history, there are seasonal displays on a particiular topic. The first of these will be 'Minehead at War'.

The one-room display shows the development of Minehead from earliest times, including the town's maritime history; how it became a popular holiday destination; aspects of Minehead life since Victorian times; the famous Hobby Horse, and Arthur C.Clarke.

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Author and scientist Arthur C. Clarke was born in Minehead in 1917.

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StewardsAdded 07 Apr 2014

We are currently looking for volunteers to help to steward the museum.

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Other Useful Information

Full disabled access and disabled parking.

Toilets are available in the cafe on site.