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South Devon History & Heritage

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  1. Add Powderham Castle to your Itinerary

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    Powderham Castle

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    Castle/Fort

    Exeter

    A visit to Powderham Castle is an enchanting day out for all its visitors. Fascinating guided tours of this magnificent 600year old Castle.

  2. Add Unique Devon Tours to your Itinerary

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    Unique Devon Tours

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    Tour Guide

    Newton Abbot

    Unique Devon Tours arranges exclusive guided tours of Devon and beyond for small groups of up to six people. We offer a series of pre-meditated one day tours, or tours can be tailor-made according to the interests of the people in the party

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  3. Add Devon’s Top Attractions to your Itinerary

    Devon’s Top Attractions

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    Family Fun

    Come rain or shine, whether you’re looking for a relaxing time or a full-on action packed day, it is all here with Devon’s Top Attractions www.lotstodo.co.uk

    Devon' Top Attraction events mean there is always something going on in Devon, and...

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  4. Add The Barn Cinema to your Itinerary

    The Barn Cinema

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    Cinema

    Totnes

    Beautiful 14th Century Barn Cinema and open air cinema showing a wide range of films 7 days a week.

  5. Add Teign Heritage, Teignmouth and Shaldon Museum to your Itinerary

    Teign Heritage, Teignmouth and Shaldon Museum

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    Museum

    Teignmouth

    Teignmouth's new landmark building contains a range of interesting exhibits in two wonderful new permanent galleries, which have been carefully designed to appeal to both adults and children.

  6. Add Templer Way to your Itinerary

    Templer Way

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    Walking Route

    Stover, Newton Abbot

    The Templer Way is a walk of 18 miles tracing the historic line of granite being taken from the quarries at Haytor to the docks at Teignmouth. Where possible it follows the Haytor Granite Tramway and Stover Canal, the means by which the granite was...

  7. Add Exeter Quayside to your Itinerary

    Exeter Quayside

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    Historic Site

    Exeter

    Exeter's Historic Quayside is the most attractive area in the city, popular with locals & visitors for its fascinating history, pubs & restaurants.

  8. Add Totnes Castle to your Itinerary

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    Totnes Castle

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    Castle/Fort

    Totnes

    The English Heritage castle is the focal point of the town, standing as a legacy to the once powerful Normans. Actually one of the best surviving early motte and baily castles, the moat is now filled with cottages and gardens in the town.

  9. Add The Donkey Sanctuary to your Itinerary

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    The Donkey Sanctuary

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    Animal Collection

    Sidmouth

    Visit The Donkey Sanctuary - the largest sanctuary for donkeys in the world at Sidmouth in Devon. Visitors are free to spend time meeting the 500 rescued donkeys.

  10. Add Dawlish Arts Festival to your Itinerary

    Dawlish Arts Festival

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    Crafts

    Dawlish

    Dawlish Arts Festival is designed to bring arts in all its forms to the people of Dawlish – providing access to music, art, dance, drama, poetry and literature.

    To support the festival, regular events are held throughout Dawlish to support the...

  11. Add Exeter Cathedral to your Itinerary

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    Exeter Cathedral

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    Cathedral/Minster

    Exeter

    Medieval cathedral. Fine example of Gothic Decorated style. Longest unbroken stretch of Gothic vaulting in the world. Image screen on West Front, Minstrels' Gallery and tombs. Expert guided tours, trails and activities for the family

  12. Add Torquay's Dinosaur World to your Itinerary

    Torquay's Dinosaur World

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    Indoors

    Torquay

    Torquay's Dinosaur World is an fun interactive indoor exhibition that brings the world of dinosaurs to life! See amazing life-size and scaled dinosaurs, learn about their lives, discover incredible fossils, enjoy our fun family quiz to win a...

  13. Add Okehampton Castle to your Itinerary

    Okehampton Castle

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    Castle/Fort

    Okehampton

    Mentioned in the Domesday Book, this castle, which was once the sumptuous home of the Earl of Devon, is now an atmospheric ruin.  Take in breath-taking views of Dartmoor and stretch your legs along woodland and riverside walks. Conveniently located...

  14. Add National Trust Killerton House & Gardens to your Itinerary

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    National Trust Killerton House & Gardens

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    Historic House/Palace

    Exeter

    Killerton House is an 18thC house built for the Acland family surrounded by 18 acres of beautiful gardens and countryside to explore.

  15. Add The Sculpture School to your Itinerary

    The Sculpture School

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    Indoors / Rainy Day

    Bondleigh, North Tawton

    The Sculpture School is recognised as Britain’s premier centre for mastering the very best sculpture know-how and techniques. Specialising in figurative and realist sculpture, our courses are available for all levels of ability.

  16. Add Dartmouth Castle to your Itinerary

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    Dartmouth Castle

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    Castle/Fort

    Dartmouth

    One of the most picturesquely-sited fortresses in England. For over six hundred years Dartmouth Castle has guarded the narrow entrance to the Dart Estuary and the busy, vibrant port of Dartmouth.

  17. Add The Newcomen Engine to your Itinerary

    The Newcomen Engine

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    Museum

    Dartmouth

    The Newcomen Engine House, attached to Dartmouth Visitor Centre , houses one of the few surviving 'Atmospheric Engines'. Built in 1720 to Thomas Newcomen's original design, this is the oldest preserved steam engine in the ...

  18. Add Bickleigh Castle to your Itinerary

    Bickleigh Castle

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    Castle/Fort

    Tiverton

    We’re pleased to offer guided castle tours of Bickleigh Castle. Learn about the history and hear some of the intriguing stories associated with it from one of our expert historians.

  19. Add Dartmouth Guided History Tours to your Itinerary

    Dartmouth Guided History Tours

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    Walking Tour

    Dartmouth

    Dartmouth is steeped in maritime history and has been an important and strategic deep water port since the twelfth century.

    We offer a 1 to 1 ½ hour walking tour of Dartmouth pointing out the most important buildings and places all within a...

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