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History and Heritage Things to Do in South Devon

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  1. Add Haldon Belvedere (Lawrence Castle) to your Itinerary

    Haldon Belvedere (Lawrence Castle)

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    Historic House/Palace

    Exeter

    Castle built 244 metres above sea level with panoramic views over the Exe Valley and Devonshire countryside. Original Georgian features include large Gothic windows, ornate plasterwork, a mahogany floor and marble fireplaces. The cantilevered spiral...

  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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...

  5. Add Dartmouth Castle to your Itinerary

    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. New interpretation and displays for late May 2016.

  6. Add Powderham Castle to your Itinerary

    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.

  7. Add Totnes Castle to your Itinerary

    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.

  8. Add Hannahs at Seale-Hayne to your Itinerary

    Hannahs at Seale-Hayne

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    Historic House/Palace

    Newton Abbot

    A UNIQUE DESTINATION...AN INSPIRING CHARITY

    Hannahs at Seale-Hayne is situated near Newton Abbot just off the A38 and convenient to Plymouth, Torbay and Exeter. Conveniently located just off the Newton Abbot to Ashburton Road, the stunning...

  9. Add Berry Pomeroy Castle to your Itinerary

    Berry Pomeroy Castle

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    Castle/Fort

    Nr Totnes

    Set in beautiful woodland, the English Heritage castle is romantic and reputedly the most haunted in Devon. Discover the castle's intriguing history with our audio tour, let children explore the ruins.

  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 The Shops at Dartington to your Itinerary

    The Shops at Dartington

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    Shop/Shopping Centre

    Dartington, Totnes

    The Shops at Dartington (located at the Cider Press Centre); a great place for all the family, whatever the weather. With 15 shops and restaurants selling crafts, glass, fashion, toys and much more we have it all.

  12. Add The Exe Valley Way to your Itinerary

    The Exe Valley Way

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    History

    Exeter

    The Exe Valley is a long distance route for walkers exploring the length of this beautiful river valley.

  13. Add Dawlish Warren National Nature Reserve Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

    Dawlish Warren National Nature Reserve Visitor Centre

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    Heritage/Visitor Centre

    Dawlish Warren

    The Visitor Centre has a range of displays which tell you more about Dawlish Warren. A bird watching hide is situated about a mile north-east of the Visitor Centre.

  14. Add Exeter City Wall Trail to your Itinerary

    Exeter City Wall Trail

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    Walking Route

    Exeter

    A superb self-guided tour. Pick up a free leaflet from Exeter Visitor Information & Tickets & discover the history of Exeter's City Wall.

  15. Add Exeter City Wall Trail to your Itinerary

    Exeter City Wall Trail

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    Walking Tour

    Exeter

    A self-guided tour exploring Exeter's ancient city wall.

  16. 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.

  17. Add Bickleigh Mill to your Itinerary

    Bickleigh Mill

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    Shop/Shopping Centre

    Bickleigh

    Historic Watermill with three floors of shopping and restaurant. Specialising in quality gifts and food with the Old Corn Loft a dedicated traditional toy shop.

  18. Add The East Devon Way to your Itinerary

    The East Devon Way

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    Orienteering

    East Devon

    The East Devon Way links together footpaths & quiet country lanes to create routes through undulating country to link Exmouth & Lyme Regis.

  19. Add The Riviera Line to your Itinerary

    The Riviera Line

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    Type:

    Railway

    Various

    With regular trains seven days a week, the Riviera Line is great for all kinds of trips, whether for work, shopping, exploring the countryside or connecting at Exeter for all parts of the country.

  20. 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.

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