Indulge your inner horticulturalist at one of the many gardens, lose yourself in anabbey, wander ancient ruins, feel studious at a museum, take in some heritage and feel inspired in a gallery.
See miniature Dartmoor ponies, pet llamas, swim in the open air, visit a zoo. Not enough choice? How about Dartmoor prison, or the art of pottery, see real live Dartmoor pixies and working Dartmoor farms.
Surely that's enough to keep you busy. But just in case, there's always the miles and miles of special Dartmoor landscape.
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“In 2006 the Mee family purchased the struggling Dartmoor Wildlife Park, reopening as Dartmoor Zoo in 2007. Zoo Director, Benjamin Mee recorded the family’s story in his book, “We Bought a Zoo”.
The South Devon Railway is a seven mile steam railway running between Buckfastleigh and Totnes.
At Buckfastleigh, there is a play area, gardens, museum, workshop and cafe.
6 weeks of music, art, dance and literary events in Devon's top award-winning market town.
Tavistock Music & Arts Festival has established itself as the crowning event in the town's busy artistic and creative diary.
Dartmoor's major visitor and interpretation centre in the heart of the moor. Exciting displays for all the family about Dartmoor's natural and cultural heritage.
House of Marbles Bovey Tracey is a working glass and games factory set in an historic pottery. We have been manufacturing our unusual range of traditional games, puzzles, toys, marbles and glassware for many years.
Land of Granite
Welcome to Dartmoor National Park, a unique landscape set in the heart of south west England. It was the fourth National Park to be designated in the UK in 1951. Dartmoor is a landscape shaped by millennia of human activity – water;...
Come along to a felt making workshop and leave the same day with a unique piece of craft work that you have created yourself, under the expert tuition of Roz. Make a painting with felt, felt animals, jewellery, seasonal gifts and much more.
Castle Drogo is currently undergoing a 5 year conservation project to make it watertight. Explore the castle‘s refreshed layout, with rooms redisplayed with installations and precious treasures displayed in new ways.
Brent Tor is one of the most impressive rock outcrops on Dartmoor. It is unusual as it is one of the few tors on Dartmoor not to be made of granite. With St Michael’s Church at its top, it makes a distinctive and famous silhouette.
Okehampton and Lydford
The Granite Way is an 11 mile cycle and walkway running along a former railway line between Okehampton and Lydford along the north western edge of Dartmoor.A journey along the Granite Way offers good views of the granite landscape of Dartmoor.
The geology, water & climate change has created the region’s deepest river gorge providing views that have been enjoyed since Victorian times.
Haldon Forest Park is 3500 acres of forest just fifteen minutes from Exeter. With so much to see and do Haldon has it all for a fun day out.
Highest waterfall in England, situated in private parkland and ancient woodland in the Teign Valley. Lakes, grounds and natural gardens, wildlife abounds.
One of the most interesting gifts was a Magnolia delavayi near the wildlife pond which came from Agatha Christie's garden at Greenway on the River Dart.
Discovery, tranquillity and history – an ancient gem in the Dartmoor landscape
A visit to Devon would not be complete without a day at Dartmoor’s famous Becky Falls to enjoy the very best that Dartmoor has to offer! Voted Devon’s Top Beauty Spot and one of the World Wildlife Fund’s Incredible Family Days Out!
This site takes it's name from a small oak wood. This amazing woodland is important for the mosses and lichens that festoon the trees and the impressive granite boulders found on the site.
Exhibition Rooms & Shop in elegant Victorian premises in centre-of-town location, not far from the Town car park and Roger Dean’s much admired ‘Sheep’ sculpture.
Ludgate Fine Art is a unique gallery in the heart of the ancient Dartmoor town of
Chagford. It shows the paintings of Eleanor Ludgate who specialises in wildlife and landscapes together with local crafts, cards and gifts. It is also home to The Thre
Last remaining working 19th-century water-powered forge in England. Demonstrations of the machinery every hour.