Places to Visit in Devon
Arlington Court, Nr Barnstaple
National Trust house and gardens. Built in 1822 it contains fascinating collections for every taste and is set in 11 acres of park and gardens.
Atlantic Village, Bideford
Under cover discount shopping outlet with Discovery Island family adventure park.
Barnstaple Heritage Centre
Hands on attraction that tells the story of the town's 1000 year heritage.
Barnstaple Pannier Market
Combining the best of fresh produce with value for money, general goods all under one roof.
Exhibition and sale of barometers for enthusiasts.
The Big Sheep. Nr Bideford
Farm based attraction with entertainment programme throughout the day including sheep racing, duck trialling and sheep milking.
Brannams Pottery, Barnstaple
Tours of the famous Brannam Pottery. Shop, museum and pot throwing.
Braunton & District Museum
Fascinating hands on local heritage centre reflecting the area's agricultural and maritime past. Interest for all ages.
Brocklands Adventure Park, Nr Kilkhampton
Fantastic fun for all the family whatever the weather. Supa-karts, ball pools, bumper boats and lots more.
Broomhill Sculpture Gardens.
Croyde. Leisure swimming pool with slides.
Clay Pigeon Shooting.
Cobbled streets, flower-strewn cottages, inns, craft workshops, working harbour, the famous donkeys, stunning views.
Cobbaton Combat Museum, Nr Umberleigh
Collection of fighting vehicles, guns and weapons and equipment set in realistic settings.
. Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park .
Dartington Crystal, Gt Torrington
See the world famous glassware being made. Museum and factory tours. Factory and gift shops.
Docton Mills & Gardens, Nr Hartland
Situated near Hartland, Docton Mill & Gardens takes its character from its surroundings - a secluded valley.
Eden Project, St. Austell
An unforgettable experience in a breathtaking location. Eden is a fascinating world of plants and people and a vibrant reminder of how we need each other for our mutual survival. This is a full day trip approximately 2-3 hours from North Devon.
Exmoor Brass Rubbing Centre, Lynmouth
Collection of over 100 brasses and rubbing plates. Instruction, supervision and materials provided.
Exmoor Zoological Park, Nr Bratton Fleming
Over 150 species of wildlife. Walk in enclosures, hands on activities set in natural surroundings.
The Gnome Reserve, Bradworthy
Meet over one thousand Gnomes and Pixies set in woodland and wild flower gardens.
Fascinating 12th century lived-in family house with beautiful gardens and woodland walk to Atlantic Cove.
Discover the wonders of the aquatic life living in and around the area at the old lifeboat house, Ilfracombe Harbour.
Ilfracombe Golf Club
Superb course. Excellent clubhouse. Very friendly atmosphere awaits everyone who wishes to play. See the sea from every tee.
Landmark Theatre, Ilfracombe
A state of the art theatre and pavilion offering a wide range of art and entertainment throughout the year.
Lets Go Superbowl, Barnstaple
Ten bowling lanes, megazone lazer tag arena, children's soft play area, American air hockey and pool tables.
North Devon's own Atlantic Island. Day cruises depart regularly throughout the year to this remote island of outstanding natural beauty.
Lynmouth Cliff Railway.
Cliff railway which links the two picturesque towns of Lynton and Lynmouth
Marwood Hill Gardens, Nr Barnstaple
20 acre garden with 3 lakes. Wide range of plants to give year round colour and interest. Plants for sale.
Mortehoe & Woolacombe Golf Club
9 holes and 18 tees, practise nets, putting green, chippingarea and sea views, 4729 yds, par 66.
The Milky Way, Nr Clovelly
A galaxy of entertainment for the family. Includes Clone Zone Alien Encounter, Time Warp indoor adventure zone, Bird of Prey Centre and LynBarn Railway.
North Devon Falconry.
Nr Newton Tracey. Watch and fly birds of prey.
. North Devon Farm Park. Nr Barnstaple .
North Devon Festival
150 main events in 50 towns and villages, the North Devon Festival takes place in June for 24 days
North Devon Leisure Centre, Barnstaple
Great choice of activities and facilities including large swimming pool and sauna, sports hall, fitness centre, squash courts and indoor bowling.
North Devon Karting Centre, Barnstaple
Enjoy racing on both 400m and 200m circuits, for beginners and experts. Helmets provided.
North Devon Quads.
Brilliant new track for quad bikes. Adults and children.
Once Upon A Time, Woolacombe
Fantasy land for children aged 3-11. Includes unique driving school, outdoor and indoor play area, Fairy Tale Carriages and many rides.
Ballpool nr Barnstaple
Pleasure Steamers - Waverley And Balmoral
Regular day trips depart from Ilfracombe harbour, offering the chance to view the spectacular Exmoor coastline.
Plough Arts Centre, Torrington
A multi-media centre with a varied programme of cinema, theatre, music, art and craft gallery.
The Queen's Theatre, Barnstaple
Year round programme of entertainment in newly refurbished theatre.
Quince Honey Farm, South Molton
Fascinating insight into the life and work of the honey bee with living exhibits and story of honey making.
RHS Rosemoor Gardens, Gt Torrington
Established as a garden of National importance. Over 40 acres of planting including many special features.
Saunton Golf Club.
The famous links course.
Skern Lodge, Nr Westward Ho!
Outdoor activity centre offering a wide range of adventure pursuits.
Splash Bude. Leisure pool with slide and wave machine
Surf South West, Croyde
Learn to surf with a British Surfing Association Approved school. All equipment supplied.
Tapeley Park Gardens, Nr. Instow
35 acres of gardens including an Italian terrace garden, walled kitchen garden and woodland walks to lakes. A labyrinth reached by a new walk.
Pleasure trips from the ancient port of Appledore along the scenic estuary to see wildlife and scenery.
At various locations. Hire a bike and ride for 180 miles!!
Travel through time to meet characters from 17th century Great Torrington.
Tunnels Beach, Ilfracombe
Hand carved tunnels leading to unique sheltered beaches and tidal Victorian bathing pool.
Watermouth Castle, Nr Ilfracombe
Set in restored castle and grounds, including dungeons, Victorian kitchen, spectacular waterfall displays and children's activities.