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Tourist Information

Minehead Information Centre

The Beach HotelThe AvenueMINEHEADTA24 5AP
Tel: 01643 702624 ​Email: ku.oc.yabdaehenim%40ofniFacebook & Instagram: Love Minehead Bay 
2024 opening times:
Full time opening from the 23rd of March 2024 - 3rd of November 2024 inclusive.

Saturday 10.00-16.00 Sunday 11.00-16.00

Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday** 10.00-16.00

Open every bank holiday and Mondays during the school summer holiday.

** Closed some Thursdays during school term time in April, May, June & October.

Minehead Information Centre is run by Minehead and Coast Development Trust. The information centre has a wide range of free leaflets and other publications, including a town map, on all types of attractions, activities, and events in the area. You will also find a selection of walking maps and books, local crafts and gifts that can be purchased at the centre. They also have information on where to stay and different types of accommodation.

www.mineheadbay.co.uk - This website provides all the essential information about Minehead and immediate area such as where to stay, what to do and where to go, local events and much more.
www.visit-exmoor.co.uk - This website provides information on where to stay in Minehead and also Exmoor the Coast and Quantock Hills. This website provides information on all types of graded accommodation including Self Catering, Bed & Breakfast, Hotels, Cottages and caravans. You can also find out about events in the local area and much much more.

Hidden Histories Walks

Six digital trails for all the family, just open in your smart phone browser, journey to the trail head and enjoy.


Minehead Museum

OPEN: (from Saturday 26 March 2022 to Sunday 30 October 2022) Tuesday to Saturday 10.00 am - 4.00 pm; Sunday 11.00 am - 4.00 pm.  
Also, open bank holidays and Mondays during August.Beach Hotel Complex, The Avenue, Minehead, TA24 5AP
Email: moc.tcennoctb%40muesumdaehenim www.mineheadmuseum.co.uk
Free entry - The museum is located opposite the West Somerset Railway Station.

The Buses of Somerset

For local bus services see the links below or use the link to the buses of Somerset by putting the name of the place you want a timetable for in the timetable box.

SERVICE 28 / 28a/x28 - Minehead to Taunton

SERVICE 14 - Bridgwater - Cannington - Nether Stowey - via Alfoxton Road - Wembdon

SERVICE 15 - Watchet - Minehead via Cannington, Nether Stowey, Williton

EXMOOR COASTER - Watchet - Lynmouth (in winter Minehead - Lynmouth only)




​Somerset County Council - Park & Ride

To find out more click here

Transporting Somerset

County Hall

Tel: 0300 123 2224


To find out more log onto www.thetrainline.com

Tourist Information Centres:

Minehead: 01643 702624   Lynton: 01598 75222   Watchet: 01984 632101   Porlock: 01643 863150
Dulverton: National Park Centre: 01398 323841   
Dunster National Park Centre: 01643 821835
Lynmouth : National Park Centre: 01598 752509