Attractions in South West England
THE BIG SHEEP
Abbotsham, Bideford, Devon, EX39 5AP
If you're looking for a great day out for all the family a visit to The BIG Sheep is a must! The famous attraction is now firmly established, as one of the UK's most innovative and exciting family attraction providing wacky and unique entertai
WATCHET BOAT MUSEUM
Harbour Road, Watchet, Somerset, TA23 0AQ
Displays of flatner boats, plus nets and other items associated with their use, maps, knotwork and boards showing the various uses of withy. Activities include a small rope making machine for making skipping-ropes, plus block and tackle where e...
Museums & Galleries
COMBE MARTIN MUSEUM & TOURIST INFORMATION POINT
Eberleigh House, Cross Street, Combe Martin, Devon, EX34 0DH
A small but fabulous museum that illustrates Combe Martin's history via displays of artefacts, photographs, maps and pictures of the old village industries, silver mining, lime quarrying and burning, agriculture and horticulture, together with det...
Stately Homes & Gardens
Westleigh, Bideford, Devon, EX39 4NT
With four distinctly themed areas, much of it worked on organic principles including the prolific Permaculture garden. Tapeley Garden is home to a rich and fascinating variety of flowers, shrubs, vegetables and wildlife. Features: Italian Te...
Porthcurno, St. Levan, Penzance, Cornwall, TR19 6JU
Carved into the granite cliff overlooking the spectacular panorama of Porthcurno bay, Minack Cornwall's internationally famous Theatre Under The Stars, with a summer season of plays and musicals running from Easter to September. Hear the amazin...
FALMOUTH ART GALLERY
Municipal Buildings, The Moor, Falmouth, Cornwall, TR11 2RT
Falmouth Art Gallery has one of the most important collections in Cornwall and features work by major British artists including Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, Sir Alfred Munnings RA, Henry Scott Tuke RA, John William Waterhouse RA and George Freder...
WELLINGTON AVIATION MUSEUM
Brithish School House, Broadway Road, Moreton-In-Marsh, Glos. GL56 0BG
An offshoot of the successful aviation art and print gallery, the museum tells the stories behind some of the paintings and prints on show with the aid of photographs and artefacts. The emphasis is on illustrating the personal side of wartime oper...
EXETER RED COAT GUIDES
c/o Exeter Visitor Information & Tickets, Dix's Field, Exeter, EX1 1GF
Explore one of the oldest and most beautiful cities in England with Exeter’s Red Coat Guides. Tours are FREE and operate daily. No booking is required. There are 18 tours to choose from including Ghosts and Legends, Exeter’s Historic Quayside and ...
Stately Homes & Gardens
LODGE PARK & SHERBORNE ESTATE
Aldsworth, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, Gl54 3PP
'Experience the thrilling world of rascals, teasers and fleeting deer. Could you acquire 'Crump' Dutton's taste for lavish entertainment and risky gambling?' It was the home of Charles Dutton, 7th Lord Sherborne, until 1982 when he bequeathed his ...
BATH CITY CHURCH
1a Forum Building, St.James Parade, Bath, BA1 1UG
The Forum was opened in 1934 as a 2,000 seater 'Super Cinema' - the last of its kind to be built. It flourished until the 1960's, when the cinema was forced to close its doors because of falling attendances. After several years of neglect the ...