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Bakelite Museum

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Opening hours

Opening Hours: From Easter to the end of October.During Term-time Thurs to Sun 10.30 - 6.00Main School Holidays, every day 10.30 - 6.00

Contact

Tel. 01984 632 133

Postcode TA4 4NS

Details

The largest collection of vintage plastics in Britain. Exhibits from the inter-war period and the smooth, stylish Art Deco styles that set the trends of the 20th Century. Showcases hundreds of the domestic items which we all grew up with. Thousands of quirky and rare items on show, including spy cameras, monstrous perming machines and the Bakelite coffin!

'Before Bakelite' - a fascinating display of Victorian plastics on show.

Set deep in the peaceful Somerset countryside, and housed within a historic watermill. Delicious cream teas available in the museum cafe. Exclusive, stylish postcards on sale

Orchard Mill, Williton, near Watchet, Somerset. TA4 4NS

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Specially selected cottages give you the ideal base for your self-catering holiday

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Holiday Parks

The affordable option for families seeking fun and entertainment

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Lounge in luxury in some excellent locations around the county

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Five Star or No Frills - there are sites to suit everyone

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Explore the South West from these carefully chosen bed and breakfasts

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Youth Hostels

Independent traveller? Youth Hostels enable you to explore on a budget

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