Museum of South Somerset
SSDC Lufton Depot
7 Artillery Road
The museum has closed but its collection is housed at the Community Heritage Acces Centre at Lufton.
The Museum of South Somerset in Yeovil closed it's doors on 31/03/2011.
Free but donations welcome at the Community Heritage Access Centre at Lufton.
Please note that the museum's storage facility; the Community Heritage Access Centre at SSDC Lufton Depot, 7 Artillery Road, Lufton, Yeovil, Somerset, BA22 8RP is open by appointment, Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm to the public and community groups. There are over 10,000 historical artefacts and 3000 photographs held at this facility. Please use the contact details for the Heritage and Visitor Information Centre to contact us. Alternatively check out our website below - you can find us in the Lesiure and Culture section.
Includes archaeology from the many Roman Villa sites in South Somerset. Particular strengths of the collection are gloving and the Stiby firearm collection. Items not on display are kept at the Community Heritage Access Centre and can be viewed by appointment.
Weapons and War, Trade and Commerce, Social History, Photography, Fine Art, Decorative and Applied Art, Costume and Textiles, Coins and Medals, Archives, Archaeology, Agriculture
Key artists and exhibits
- Henry Stiby
- Ilchester Mead