PAIGNTON & DARTMOUTH STEAM RAILWAY
Queens Park Station, Torbay Rd, PaigntonTQ4 6AF Tel 01803 555872

Description:
Relive the Great Age of Steam along the spectacular Torbay coastline to Dartmouth. Combined river excursions available. Call for special events

Location
In Paignton at above address

Opening Times:
Jun-Sep 9-5.30. Call for details of selected days in winter.

Disabled Access
Facilities, yes

Admission Prices:
Call

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PAIGNTON ZOO
Totnes Rd, TQ4 7EU Tel 01803 527936 Fax 01803 523457

Description:
Now bigger and improved (75 acre environmental park) with over 70 threatened species amongst the exotic range of animals. Also miniature railway.

Location
About 1 mile outside Paignton on the A385. Signed by brown and white elephants. Free car park

Opening Times:
10-6 summer 10-dusk winter

Disabled Access
Mainly accessible, but some steep hills. Reduced disabled price and helpers free

Admission Prices:
Unconfirmed

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PAPERWEIGHT CENTRE
4 Buckland Ter, Leg O'Mutton, Yelverton PL20 6AD Tel 01822 854250

Description:
An impressive display of over 800 glass paperweights. Wide range for sale. Also paintings and art including scenes of Dartmoor

Location
Signosted from A386 at Yelverton (about 11 miles north of Plymouth).

Opening Times:
Mon- Sat 10-5 summer Wed & Sat only in winter

Admission Prices:
Free

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PECORAMA PLEASURE GARDENS
Underrleys Beer EX12 3NA Tel 01297 21542

Description:
On the hillside overlooking the pretty fishing village of Beer the pleasure gardens offer a variety of attractions including a miniature railway with spectacular views over the bay, crazy gold and various railway related exhibits. Also entertainment during high season

Location
Beer is on Devon south coast near the border of Dorset. From A3052 Sidmouth Lyme road, take B1374 and follow brown signs.

Disabled Access
Steep parts but most areas accessible. Facilities.

Opening Times:
East-Oct Mon-Fri 10-5.30 Sat 10-1

Admission Prices:
Adults £3.10 Children £1.60 Disabled Helpers free

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PLYMOUTH DOME
The Hoe Plymouth PL1 2NZ Tel 01752 603300

Description:
Award winning high tech experiential adventure of the epic story of Plymouth. Elizabethan recreation and two shows including Captain Cook

Location
Plymouth Hoe

Opening Times
Daily 9-5.30

Disabled Access
Full access unconfirmed. Facilities, yes

Admission Prices:
Adults£3.95 Children £2.50

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POWDERHAM CASTLE
Powderham EX6 8JQ Tel 01626 890243

Description:
Grand well preserved early 15c house, ancestral home of Earls of Devon set in parkland and gardens with views over the Exe estuary. Conducted tours around the house.

Location
South Devon coast on the A379 between Exeter and Dawlish

Opening Times:
Apr 5 - Oct 10-5 (closed Sats)

Disabled Access
Three steps onto the ground floor of castle - help available.

Admission Prices:
Adults £4.95 Children £2.35

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