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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 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

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

Facilities

Other

  • Gift Shop

Attraction Facilities

  • Shop

Event Facilities

  • Free Entry

Key Features

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

Accessibility

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

Parking & Transport

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

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

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:

  • Joan Y
    Torquay, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Interesting place to visit?
    5 of 5 stars
    17th Apr 2018
    House of Marbles is a place with just about everything! Inside the main building there are tables full of games, ornaments, crafts, jewellery, goodies to eat, and of course the best selection of... Read full review
  • johughes581015
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Brilliant free family experience
    5 of 5 stars
    15th Apr 2018
    The House of Marbles is a brilliant visit. Free to enter there is something for everyone; mesmerizing marbles runs, fabulous glass blowing demonstrations, pottery exhibition, great children's play... Read full review
  • Berkshire_UK
    Warminster, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Mesmerising displays
    4 of 5 stars
    15th Apr 2018
    How can such a simple concept, be so mesmerising? Firstly the House of Marbles is free to get in! Once inside there are demonstrations of galls blowing and you are free to watch the craftsmen at... Read full review

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