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Dartmoor History & Heritage Attractions

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  1. Dartmoor National Park Authority

    Newton Abbot

    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;…

  2. Add The Devon Guild of Craftsmen to your Itinerary

    The Devon Guild of Craftsmen

    Bovey Tracey

    Riverside Mill plays host to one of the South West’s biggest crafts venue with galleries, craft shop & café with a great landscape view.

  3. Add Castle Drogo to your Itinerary

    Castle Drogo


    Castle Drogo is currently undergoing a 6 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.

  4. Add House of Marbles to your Itinerary

    House of Marbles

    Bovey Tracey, Nr Newton Abbot

    Be amazed and amused at House of Marbles. Lots of wonderful sights to behold for all ages.

    Shop at House of Marbles for quality toys, games, gifts and realise there is so much more. Our fully-licensed eatery serves lunch, breakfast and afternoon…

  5. Add The Sculpture School to your Itinerary

    The Sculpture School

    Bondleigh, North Tawton

    The Sculpture School is recognised as Britain’s leading centre for mastering the art of figurative sculpture and offers a​ unique opportunity to learn from one of the world’s top figurative sculptors. Our studio is situated in the idyllic county of…

  6. Add St Michael and All Angels' Church to your Itinerary

    St Michael and All Angels' Church


    A historic moorland church built by prisoners of war and protected as a heritage attraction by The Churches Conservation Trust

  7. Add War Horse Valley to your Itinerary

    War Horse Valley


    Parsonage Farm has been farmed by the same family for nearly 100 years and is the farm around which the book War Horse by Michael Morpurgo was set, along with the parish of Iddesleigh.

  8. Add Dartmoor Pony Heritage Trust to your Itinerary

    Dartmoor Pony Heritage Trust

    The Dartmoor Pony Heritage Trust is a registered charity created to work with the pony keepers on Dartmoor to preserve the traditional type of native Dartmoor Pony, which is now on the Native Breeds at Risk Register.

  9. Add Green Hill Arts to your Itinerary

    Green Hill Arts

    Newton Abbot

    Green Hill is Dartmoor's leading dedicated Art Gallery and Shop.

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  10. Add Brentor to your Itinerary



    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.

  11. Add Buckfast Abbey to your Itinerary

    Buckfast Abbey


    Nestled in a tranquil haven on the edge of Dartmoor and along the banks of the River Dart, Buckfast Abbey – the only English medieval monastery to have been restored and used again for its original purpose.

  12. Add Dingles Fairground Heritage Centre to your Itinerary

    Dingles Fairground Heritage Centre


    The Dingles Fairground Heritage Centre is proud to present the National Fairground Collection. It is a facility unique in the UK, designed to capture the magic of a bygone age through exhibits, vintage engineering and stunning artwork displays.

  13. Add Museum of Dartmoor Life to your Itinerary

    Museum of Dartmoor Life


    Visit the Museum Of Dartmoor Life in the centre of Okehampton to get an exciting insight and understanding into the history of Dartmoor and the people that lived there.

  14. Add Dartmoor National Park Visitor Centre Princetown to your Itinerary

    Dartmoor National Park Visitor Centre Princetown


    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 and a wide array of information, local gifts and Dartmoor souvenirs.

  15. Add Finch Foundry to your Itinerary

    Finch Foundry


    Last remaining working 19th-century water-powered forge in England. Demonstrations of the machinery every hour.

  16. Add The Craft Festival to your Itinerary

    The Craft Festival


    The Craft Festival is celebrated as one of the finest Craft Festivals in Europe, now officially the Best Event in the South West and overall Winner of Winners at The South West Excellence Tourism Awards 2018.

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