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Welcome to Taunton School Events


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Wedding Offers
Parties 2015

Our 2014 parties were
another resounding success

Book now for this year!

Rail-Ex 2015
24.10.15 - 25.10.15
Half-term Activities
26.10.15 - 30.10.15
Christmas Party Nights
11.12.15 - 12.12.15
Wedding Fair 2016

Welcome to Taunton School Events

Taunton School Events is the ideal venue for weddings, receptions, dances, balls, banquets, conferences, meetings and seminars.

Historic Taunton School has nine diverse function rooms which are available all year round. Our friendly, professional staff are more than happy to assist with any inquiries and have a long-standing reputation for providing high-quality service.

Taunton School is proud to be a venue for all occasions, offering a flexible high standard of service in a unique and beautiful setting. All of our events are tailored to your exact requirements by experienced managers, who will take care of all your hospitality needs. We cater for lunches and dinners, family celebrations, conference venues, business functions, afternoon teas, wakes and more.

We have a proven reputation for successfully holding many fairs and exhibitions each year, and can also offer facilities for Civil Services, Chapel Weddings, Wedding Blessings and Wedding Receptions.

Taunton School – your single venue for every occasion ... entertainment, weddings, business functions, sports facilities ... and so much more. Contact our Events Team on 01823 703111 to discuss your requirements.

Welcome to Taunton School Events
Welcome to Taunton School Events
What our customers say about us

‘Our wedding day was amazing – it was fantastic from start to finish with everything falling into place as it should. You and your team of merry helpers were absolutely fantastic – nothing was too much trouble and the service was second to none.'

Alex and Adam Puttock, Bride and Groom

'A very big thank you to you and your teams for the support given in making Friday night such a success. The food was absolutely amazing I feel a Michelin star should be awarded!  Everyone thoroughly enjoyed themselves.'

Retirement Dinner - May 2015

‘A hugh thank you for your help in making Shelter’s Strategy Roadshow a huge success. Everyone agreed it went very smoothly with excellent food in superb surroundings. Suffice to say, we would not hesitate to call upon your services again.’

Luisa Shelter's Strategy Roadshow Organiser

‘The event went extremely well and we are indebted to you and to your excellent support staff. The care and attention by the Events Team on the evening was nothing short of outstanding.’

Peter Adams Wessex Reserve Forces' and Cadets' Association
Venues for every occasion

Our facilities offer the ideal venue for exhibitions, conferences, weddings or parties. WiFi is available in all conference rooms. In the summer months we also offer a marquee which is excellent for summer wedding receptions and parties.

A versatile and recently refurbished venue, comprising a lobby area leading to the stunning main room and two ante-rooms. Suitable for wedding ceremonies, reception meals, business functions, talks and parties. There is also an adjacent bar area.

Images from events held at Taunton School
Media Location

Taunton School is situated just outside the beautiful English market town of Taunton and is only a few miles away from the stunning countryside of the Blackdown and Quantocks Hills, both Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

The school was founded in 1847 and boasts a fine range of high quality 18th Century, Gothic-style buildings complemented by 19th Century additions. These include the magnificent Chapel, which was built in 1907 and seats 300, and the Theatre which underwent a major refit in 1995. Many of Taunton School's buildings offer an ideal setting for period and modern dramas as well as an ideal unit base for those working at nearby sites.

It goes without saying that Taunton School offers a wide range of facilities for educational themed filming from first class laboratories and design technology rooms to over 50 classrooms, drama studios and nursery environment.

Taunton School has six boarding houses which range from 75 beds in single, double and triple bedrooms, to 13 bedrooms with four to six bedded rooms. These are also available to hire during school holidays. Catering and other facilities can also be provided ... the school can be flexible to your needs.

Taunton School also has an outstanding science department in a stunning building, as well as a fully equipped traditional, courtyard style theatre with a maximum seating capacity of 250 and a beautiful music school.  

There are excellent sports facilities set within a 52 acre site. A range of pitches are available; three sports halls, 25 all weather tennis courts, two squash courts, eight badminton courts, one basketball court, two volleyball courts, seven netball courts, climbing wall, rugby and hockey pitches, two indoor football pitches, six rounders pitches and four cricket squares.

Charming function, conference and meeting rooms and two large dining halls are also available.

Taunton School is three miles from the M5, within easy reach of Taunton Station and both Bristol and Exeter airports and is within 2.5 hours from London.

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