Devon Culture & Heritage

The Broomhill Art Sculpture Gardens

The award-winning Broomhill Art Sculpture Gardens lie in one of the most glorious valleys in North Devon, surrounded by hundreds of acres of woodland. One of the largest permanent collections of contemporary sculpture in the South West of England, Broomhill is a must visit for art-lovers and food-lovers of every age! Muddiford, Barnstaple, North Devon, EX31 4EX, Telephone:01271 850262

Dartington Crystal

Dartington Crystal

Ever wondered how glass is made and sculpted? At Dartington Crystal in Torrington the visitor centre allows you the opportunity to get hands-on with a range of activities varying from glass blowing and painting to hand casting. Dartington Crystal, Linden Close, Torrington, Devon, EX38 7AN, Telephone: 01805 626221

Fairground Heritage Centre

unique opportunity to visit the only Fairground Heritage Centre in the UK. Based in the Lifton, Devon the 45000 sq feet indoor fairground is perfect for a family day out. One of the main attractions is the UK’s largest dodgems track! The Fairground Heritage Centre, Milford, Lifton, Devon, PL16 0AT, Telephone: 01566 783425

Grand Western Canal

The Grand Western Canal, is a Country Park and Local Nature Reserve, 11 miles from the market town of Tiverton to the Somerset border, and provides level walks, beautiful country views, as well as businesses along the canal bank offering tea/coffee, Pubs, Food, cycle hire, boat hire, etc The Moorings, Canal Hill, Tiverton, Devon EX16 4HX, Telephone: 01884 254072

Museum of British Surfing

Set in one of the worlds best surf spots.With only one surf museum in Europe, the award winning museum of British surfing is well worth a visit.The museum allows visitors to view the past, present and future of surfing. Caen Street car park, Braunton, North Devon, EX33 1AA, Telephone: 01271 815155

South Devon Railway

The South Devon Railway is an amazing steam train journey along the banks of the River Dart, through some of Devon’s most beautiful and hidden countryside. It’ll take you on a trip back in time! There’s loads to see and do for all the family including a museum, gardens, picnic area and play area. South Devon Railway, The Station, Buckfastleigh, Devon TQ11 0DZ Telephoe: 01364 644370