House of Marbles

The Old Pottery, Pottery Road, Bovey Tracey, Devon, TQ13 9DS

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Be amazed and amused at House of Marbles. Lot of wonderful sights to behold for all ages.

Shop at House of Marbles for quality toys, games, gifts and realise there is so much more. Discover our glassworks where you can see traditional and modern glassmaking techniques at work. Our fully-licensed eatery serves lunch, breakfast and afternoon tea along with daily specials. We have museums of games, glass, pottery and marbles, bespoke interactive marble runs plus many nooks and crannies filled with charm and tradition.

Ample free parking and no admission charge. Open 7 days a week throughout the year. www.houseofmarbles.com.

Find us just off the A38 between Exeter and Plymouth, on the edge of Dartmoor.

Booking is advisable for daytime dining at The Old Pottery Restaurant on 01626 831320.

Find out more about us on our social media accounts!:
FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/HouseOfMarblesPage/
TWITTER: https://twitter.com/HouseofMarbles
INSTAGRAM: www.instagram.com/houseofmarbles/?hl=en
GOOGLE+: https://plus.google.com/u/0/104874729126840199784

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Opening Times

House of Marbles (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)

* Monday - Saturday 9.00am - 5.00pm,
Sunday 10.00am - 5.00pm

Facilities

Other

  • Gift Shop

Accessibility

  • Accessible to Wheelchair Users
  • Facilities for Disabled Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Attraction Facilities

  • Shop

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant

Establishment Features

  • Dog Friendly
  • Dogs Accepted
  • Free car parking
  • On-site coach parking
  • On-site Restaurant/Cafe
  • Open All Year
  • Shop
  • Tea / Coffee Shop
  • Toilets

Event Facilities

  • Free Entry

Key Features

  • Families
  • In countryside
  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction
  • Of historic, literary or architectural interest

Parking & Transport

  • Coach Parking
  • On Bus Route
  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards children
  • Marketed towards families
  • Marketed towards senior citizens

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

Travel & Trade

  • Wi-fi available

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

House of Marbles and Teign Valley Glass are situated on the outskirts of Bovey Tracey, Devon between Exeter and Plymouth. Come off the A38 at Drumbridges roundabout, signposted Bovey Tracey A382 (in the opposite direction to Trago Mills). Follow the brown signposts to House of Marbles.

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Public Transport Directions

By Bus: From Newton Abbot Bus Station catch bus number 39, disembark in Pottery Road, Bovey Tracey.

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Recent Reviews:

  • Fuchs
    MK
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Great for a mooch and interesting interlude to the day
    4 of 5 stars
    19th Sept 2021
    Really interesting little interlude and worth a drop in. The marble museum and history was really interesting as was the glass display (I know, I can’t believe I’m saying it either!) The glass... Read full review
  • Craig W
    Walsall, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Great visit
    5 of 5 stars
    4th Oct 2021
    Great place to visit, glass works a real treat, in talking to the gentleman there making a thousand products for another studio, couldn't decide if he was dead or us, must of been that feeling of... Read full review
  • dixonpj000
    Bournemouth, United Kingdom
    Not as expected
    3 of 5 stars
    18th Oct 2021
    Might just be our take on the advertising leaflet that we received but was expecting more to entertain children. There is only 5 marble runs and the informational areas were a lot of reading. Also... Read full review

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