AboutBritain.com Logo

Things to do in Frome, Somerset

Frome is the most easterly of Mendip's five towns, and also the largest. It has had a long history as a market and agricultural town with, for many centuries, a flourishing cloth industry.

Today, Frome is an attractive place with many historic buildings, particularly around the Catherine Hill area and Cheap Street, which is a narrow cobbled street with a water-course running down the centre.

The town is a thriving local centre for the arts and culture, exemplified by the Black Swan arts and crafts exhibition centre, and the Merlin Theatre.

Frome is also an ideal touring base from which to visit attractions nearby, including the famous city of Bath, 13 miles to the north and nearby Longleat House and Safari Park in Wiltshire.

Share this page

Interactive Map of Frome

 Attractions        Bed and Breakfasts        Holiday Cottages

* Distances shown are in a direct line. Distances by road will be longer.

Days Out in Frome

Places to Visit near Frome

Also near Frome

Bed and Breakfast:
 <1 Mile
 5 Miles
 5 Miles
Self Catering:
 <1 Mile
 1 Mile
 5 Miles
 14 Miles
 15 Miles
 16 Miles

Copyright © 1999-2019 Excelsior Information Systems Ltd. All rights reserved.
About Us  Press Room  Terms of Use  Privacy  Link to Us  Index  Site Map  Contact Us

Made with Responsive Grid System by Graham Miller