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Dartmoor National Park Visitor Centre Princetown

Add Dartmoor National Park Visitor Centre Princetown to your Itinerary

Type:National Park

Tavistock Road
Princetown
Devon
PL20 6QF

Tel: 01822 890414

Fax: 01822 890566

National Park Visitor Centre, Princetown

Facilities

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted - Groups are catered for but its essential to call the Centre to book a time slot - a donation (subject to group size) is requested.

Key Features

  • In countryside
  • Indoor Attraction
  • No Smoking Attraction

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors - Induction loops & headphones
  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors - Some-audio presentations, some tactile displays.
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Catering

  • Picnic Site - Take advantage of the relaxing surroundings of the Dartmoor Conservation Garden which can be accessed from the Ballroom in the Visitor Centre.

Payment Methods

  • Approx length of visit - 01:00
  • Delta accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Max group size - Groups are catered for but should call the Centre to book a time slot - a donation (subject to group size) is requested.
  • Min group size - Groups are catered for but should call the Centre to book a time slot - a donation (subject to group size) is requested.
  • Visa accepted

Establishment Features

  • Dogs Accepted
  • Event Venue - Keep an eye on the Visit Dartmoor or National Park websites to be alerted to upcoming events including talks, fairs or exhibitions.
  • Printed Material in Foreign Languages
  • Toilets

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun

Printed Material in Foreign Languages

  • Dutch printed material
  • French printed material
  • German printed material

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted

Travel & Trade

  • Wi-fi available

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A386. From Tavistock or Yelverton follow signs to Princetown (B3357 or B3212). The centre is the middle of the village square.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Plymouth. Take a bus to Yelverton and then the 98 service to Princetown - See TravelineSW for local transport details - http://www.travelinesw.com

Opening Times

Open Christmas
Open New Year
National Park Visitor Centre Princetown (1 Apr 2017 - 24 Sept 2017)
DayTimes
Monday10:0017:00*
Tuesday10:0017:00*
Wednesday10:0017:00*
Thursday10:0017:00*
Friday10:0017:00*
Saturday10:0017:00*
Sunday10:0017:00*

* Please note that the National Park Visitor Centre Princetown is shut on Christmas day and Boxing day.
The Centre is also closed from Monday 27 February - Friday 03 March 2017 for annual building maintenance and staff training.

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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