The Club

Welcome to the County Ground, home of Somerset County Cricket Club.

Situated in the historical town of Taunton, Somerset’s county capital, the County Ground makes for the perfect day out. Whether you are a family looking to enjoy a day’s cricket, younger people looking to enjoy an evening out after a day at work, or a business looking to provide your clients with some top-notch hospitality, we can cater for it all in our fun and lively atmosphere.

There is easy access by both road and rail and we are open all year round – providing fantastic Conference and Banqueting facilities in the off-season. For more information, please visit Venue Hire.

Please click here to download our Ground Map.

Opening Hours:

Non Match Days: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

Match Days: Duration of the Match + half an hour after close of play.


Somerset County Cricket Club, The County Ground, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1JT

Telephone: 0845 337 1875

Fax: 01823 332395


Getting to the County Ground

Directions: Exit Junction 25 on M5 motorway. Follow the signs A38 to Taunton. Go straight across at the next roundabout. At the traffic lights go straight on (past Fitness First). Go across the next roundabout (signposted cricket).

For Car Park A: Go straight across at the next roundabout, keeping the Shell Petrol Station on the left. The entrance is 400 yards along on the left. (Postcode TA1 1QD)

For Car Park B: Bear left at the next roundabout, keeping the Shell Petrol Station on the right. Go straight on at the traffic lights and the entrance can be found 100 yards along on the right. (Postcode TA1 1JT)