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 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 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:

  • JonPratt
    Devon, United Kingdom
    Lovely , but . . . . .
    4 of 5 stars
    28th Oct 2020
    There is much to delight here, not least the marble runs, the intimate museum exhibits, the glass making viewing and the welcome and enthusiasm of staff. The cafe is very good and all of this is... Read full review
  • C6713GFsamp
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Poor COVID conpliance
    3 of 5 stars
    29th Oct 2020
    We normally really enjoy visiting the House of Marbles however today left us disappointed. COVID compliance is very poor. We felt unsafe. There was far too many people in the building, no social... Read full review
  • 587lynseyp
    Cullompton, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Free to visit
    4 of 5 stars
    7th Nov 2020
    For those complaining...maybe you should go elsewhere. You cant expect staff to stand at the front of store telling you to social distance. Use your own initiative, If people are getting to close... Read full review

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