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Museum of Dartmoor Life

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3 West Street
EX20 1HQ

Tel: 01837 52295

Museum of Dartmoor Life

Guide Prices

Adults: £4
Children/students: £2
Family ticket: £10

Groups of 10 people or more coming to the museum during normal opening hours receive a discount: £3.50 per person

Your admission provides free entry to the museum for the next 12 months, so pay once and come in free for the rest of the year! You will be issued with an Annual Card, which also entitles the holder to a 20% discount on the entrance fee to Okehampton Castle. Please note the annual card does not provide free entry to museum events that are charged for separately.



  • Accept Children over 7


  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Attraction Facilities

  • Shop


  • On-Site café/restaurant

Children & Infants

  • Accept Children Over 3

Establishment Features

  • On-site Restaurant/Cafe
  • Shop
  • Tea / Coffee Shop
  • Toilets

Key Features

  • Families
  • Groups
  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction
  • Open by appointment outside normal opening times

Payment Methods

  • Accept Bank Transfers, Internet Payment or SWIFT/IBAN
  • Special group rates

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards children - Children Activities for free
  • Marketed towards families
  • Marketed towards senior citizens - Many items on display from early 1900's.

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available

Map & Directions

Road Directions

The museum is in West Devon off Fore Street in the centre of Okehampton.

From Exeter, leave the A30 dual carriageway, follow the brown signs and continue 1½ miles on the B3260 into the centre of Okehampton.

From the west, leave the A30 just beyond Sourton. Follow the brown signs. The museum & town centre are 2½ miles along the B3260.

Public Transport Directions

By Bus from Exeter Bus Station, there is a regular bus service from 7.00 to 18.00 Monday to Saturdays.

Opening Times

Museum of Dartmoor Life (25 Mar 2017 - 29 Oct 2017)
Museum of Dartmoor Life (26 Mar 2018 - 6 Dec 2018)

* The museum is open from 26 March – 6 December 2018

Monday – Friday: 10am – 4.15pm
Saturday: 10am – 1pm
Sunday: 10am – 3pm*

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