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

Guide Prices

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Opening Times

House of Marbles (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)

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

Facilities

Other

  • Gift Shop

Accessibility

  • Accessible to Wheelchair Users
  • Facilities for the Disabled
  • 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:

  • 311maureenk
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Fascinating
    5 of 5 stars
    24th Sept 2020
    Found this place to have lots of the old fashion toys from olden days.got stuff for grandchildren. They have so much to see small museum at the back very interesting. All different size marbles... Read full review
  • amber8913
    Dorchester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Good Marble Fun
    5 of 5 stars
    25th Sept 2020
    I love this place! Had a look round the shops and bought a few Christmas Presents lovely atmosphere as well Read full review
  • meganhK375WG
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Fantastic
    5 of 5 stars
    13th Oct 2020
    Came here on holiday for a week and we were staying next to the house of marbles so went for a visit. I was pleasantly surprised with how much they had to offer at the gift shop aswell as the... Read full review

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