BABBACOMBE MODEL VILLAGE
Hampton Ave, Babbacombe Torquay TQ1 3LA Tel 01803 328669

Description:
Award winning attraction. On a one twelfth scale there are thousands of figures and over 400 models. The features include: Miniature railway, streams and waterfalls, a typical English village, city lights, earth satellite station.

Location
1 mile from Torquay town centre. Follow brown and white signs for Model Village

Opening Times:
All year. East-Sep 9-10 Oct 9-9 Other times 9-dusk

Disabled Access
Facilities, yes.

Admission Prices:

Adults £3.80 Children £2.40 (97 price)

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BAYARD'S COVE FORT
Dartmouth TQ6 9AT

Description:
Small artillery fort fort built before 1534 to defend the harbour entrance

Location
On the river front, Dartmouth, Devon

Opening Times:
Any reasonable time

Admission Prices:
Free EH

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BICTON PARK
East Budleigh, Budleigh Salterton, Devon EX9 7DP Tel 01395 568465

Description
60 acres of colourful gardens, plants, glasshouses and attractions including go-carts, ghost train, indoor family lay area, outdoor world of fun, crazy golf, tram ride etc.

Location
Off the A3052 Sidmouth to Exeter road. Take B3178 3.5 miles west of Sidmouth. Signed.

Opening Times:
Apr-Sep 10-6 (and unconfirmed other times)

Disabled Access
Yes.

Admission Prices:
Unconfirmed for 98

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BOWDEN HOUSE GHOSTLY TALES
& THE BRITISH PHOTOGRAPHIC MUSEUM

Totnes TQ9 7PW Tel 01803 863664

Description:
Parts of the house date to 12c but it is mainly 16c and the Grand Hall is in neo Classical Baroque style with the Great Hall covered with 19c weaponary. Ghost tours start at 2,3 and 4 p.m.

Location
Totnes

Opening Times:
Ar-Oct Mon-Thu 12-5

Disabled Access
Partial - museum OK

Admission Prices
Unconfirmed

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BRADLEY MANOR
Newton Abbot TQ12 6BN Tel 01626 54513

Description:
A small medieval manor house set in woodland and meadows

Location
On the outskirts of Newton Abbot on A381 Totnes road. Newton Abbot is between Torquay and Teignmouth, inland a few miles.Rail Newton Abbot 1.5 mile

Opening Times:
Ar-Sep 2-5 Wed only

Disabled Access
Unconfirmed

Admission Prices:
unconfirmed

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BUCKFAST ABBEY
Buckfastleigh TQ11 0EE Tel 01364 642519

Description:
The monastery was founded in the early 11c and left (like most abbeys) during the dissolution. Early this century monks returned and restored many buildings and today it is a religious community.

Location
At Buckfastleigh about mid way between Exeter and Plymouth on the A38

Opening Times:
All year 5.30am - 7pm

Disabled Access
Nearly all parts

Admission Prices:
Donation - charge for exhibition

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BUCKLAND ABBEY
Yelverton, PL20 6EY Tel 01822 853607

Description:
Tucked away in its own secluded valley above the River Tavy, Buckland Abbey holds the secret to over 700 years of history, from Cistercian monastery to home of Sir Richard Grenville and Sir Francis Drake. Exhibitions, video, furnished rooms, craft workshops, herb garden and estate walks.

Location
.25 mile south of Yelverton off the A386, 11 mile north of Plymouth. Signed. Rail: Bere Alson 4.5 miles. (not Sun)

Opening Times:
Apr-Oct 10.30 5.30 daily except Thurs0. Nov-Mar Sat, Sun 2-5

Disabled Access
Lower level wheelchair access

Admission Prices:
Unconfirmed

 

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