Welcome to the award winning Radstock Museum.

Home to the collection of The Radstock, Midsomer Norton & District Museum Society


Situated at the heart of the former Somerset Coalfield, the Old Market Hall in Radstock town centre displays a Heritage Collection of artefacts and memorabilia from the era of Victorian mining in Somerset.

Come and immerse yourself in the life and times of a Somerset Miner and his family. Discover the coal face where he worked, visit the store in which his wife shopped and sit at the desks where his children went to school.

Dig deep into history…read more about the History of our Museum

or use the links to visit our Exhibits and Collections pages


National Association of Mining Heritage Organisations

National Association of Mining Heritage Organisations


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Supported by The Heritage Lottery Fund