Visitor Attractions



Visitor Attractions

 

A list by area of the major visitor attractions close to the Atlantic Highway. Including Golf Clubs, Leisure and Activity Centres, Museums and Gardens.

TIVERTON

TIVERTON MUSEUM
St Andrews Street, TIVERTON, Devon. EX16 6PH
Telephone             01884 256295      

SOUTH MOULTON & BARNSTAPLE

COBBATON COMBAT COLLECTION
Chittlehampton, UMBERLEIGH, Nr Barnstaple, Devon. EX379RZ
Telephone:             01769 540740       
Over 50 military vehicles and ancillary equipment

BRANNAMS POTTERY
Roundswell Industrial Estate, BARNSTAPLE, Devon. EX31 3NJ
Telephone:            01271 343035      
Pottery Tours - Shop - Museum - Restaurant - Picnic Area

NORTH DEVON LEISURE CENTRE
Seven Brethren Bank, BARNSTAPLE, Devon, EX31 2AP
Telephone:             01271 373361      
Swimming pool and learner pool. Squash, badminton and volleyball courts.

BARNSTAPLE HERITAGE CENTRE
Queen Anne's Walk, The Strand, BARNSTAPLE, Devon, EX31 1EU
Telephone::             01271 373003      
Audio-Visual history of Barnstaple

MUSEUM OF BARNSTAPLE AND NORTH DEVON
The Square, BARNSTAPLE, Devon, EX32 8LN
Telephone:             01271 346747      

BIDEFORD & GREAT TORRINGTON

TARKA TRAIL BARNSTAPLEBIDEFORD and GREAT TORRINGTON
Cycle hire at the above locations

ATLANTIC VILLAGE
South of Bideford, just off the Atlantic Highway.
Telephone             01237 422544      
Outlet shopping center, children's adventure park, cafes.

HARTLAND FOREST GOLF & LEISURE PARK
Nr ClovellyBIDEFORD, North Devon. EX39 5RA
Telephone: 012713 431442

DARTINGTON CRYSTAL 
DARTINGTON, North Devon. EX38 7AN
Telephone:             01805 626242      
See the famous Dartington Crystal being produced.

ROYAL NORTH DEVON GOLF CLUB
Golf Links Road, Westward Ho, BIDEFORD, North Devon, EX39 1HD,
Telephone:             01237 473817      

BURTON ART GALLERY & MUSEUM
Kingsley Road, BIDEFORD, North Devon, EX39 2QQ
Telephone:             01237 471455      

TORRINGTON 1646
Visitor Centre, Castle Hill, GREAT TORRINGTON, North Devon, EX38 8AA
Telephone:             01805 622373      
Civil War Exhibition

MARWOOD HILL GARDENS
Marwood Hill, Barnstaple, North Devon, EX3 4EB
Telephone:             01271 342528      
A garden developed enthusiastically over fifty years

RHS ROSEMOOR GARDENS
Rosemoor, GREAT TORRINGTON, North Devon, EX38 8PH
Telephone:             01805 624067      
Glorious forty acre Royal Horticultural Society Gardens.

CLOVELLY & HARTLAND

THE MILKY WAY
On the Atlantic Highway between Bideford and Clovelly.
Telephone             01237 431255      
Family Adventure Park.

THE BIG SHEEP
ABBOTSHAM, just off the Atlantic Highway, Bideford, North Devon
Telephone:             01237 472366      
A working farm turned fun family entertainment park.

CLOVELLY VISITOR CENTRE
CLOVELLY, North Devon
Telephone:             01237 431781      
Traditional fishing village, unchanged by the passing of time.

DOCTON MILL AND GARDENS
Lymebridge, HARTLAND, North Devon. EX39 6EA
Telephone:             01237 441369      
This remote garden and restored watermill is a real treat.

HARTLAND QUAY AND MUSEUM
HARTLAND, North Devon. EX39 6DU
Telephone:             01237 441218      
Contains information on shipwrecks, of which there have been many in the vicinity, and local places of historic interest.

TAMAR LAKES
South West Lakes Trust
Turn off the Atlantic Highway at Kilkhampton and follow signs.
Telephone:             01288 321262      .
Fishing, Sailing, Cafe

BUDEHOLSWORTHY & LAUNCESTON

HOLSWORTHY

HOLSWORTHY MUSEUM
Manor Offices, HOLSWORTHY, Devon
Telephone:             01409 259337      
A great little museum depicting Holsworthy's past

HOLSWORTHY GOLF CLUB
Telephone:             01409 253177      

LAUNCESTON

TAMAR OTTER SANCTUARY
North Petherwin, LAUNCESTON, Cornwall
Telephone:             01566 785646      
The Otter Trust - Otters - 20 acres of woodland - Deer - Water Fowl - Golden Pheasants - Refreshments - Gift Shop - Picnic Area - Illustrated Nature Trail

TRETHORNE LEISURE FARM
Kennards House, Nr LAUNCESTON, Cornwall. PL15 8QE
Telephone:             01566 86324      
Premier Bowl - Animals to see and feed - Trampolines - Golf

PHOENIX LEISURE CENTRE
Coronation Park, LAUNCESTON, Cornwall
Telephone:             01566 772551      

LAUNCESTON STEAM RAILWAY
Newport, LAUNCESTON, Cornwall
Telephone             01566 775665      
Victorian Tank Engine with open and closed carriages takes you through the Kensey Valley. Refreshments - Gift Book Shop - Workshops

LAUNCESTON GOLF CLUB
Telephone             01566 773442      

BUDE

BROCKLANDS
KILKHAMPTON, Nr Bude, Cornwall
Telephone:             01288 321920      
Family Adventure Park with novelty rides etc.

BUDEHAVEN LEISURE CENTRE
Stratton Road, BUDE, Cornwall
Telephone:             01288 353714      

THE SPLASH BUDE
Leisure Centre, Stratton road, BUDE, Cornwall
Telephone:             01288 356191      

HARLEQUINNS LEISURE
Stratton Road, BUDE, Cornwall
Telephone:             01288 355366      
"The one stop fun shop" Ten Pin Bowling

BUDE AND NORTH CORNWALL GOLF CLUB
Burn View, Bude, Cornwall, EX23 8DA
Telephone::             01288 352006      

BUDE & STRATTON TOWN MUSEUM
Lower Wharf, BUDE, Cornwall. EX23 8LG
Telephone:             01288 353576      
Bude Canal and Harbour, local history exhibits.

BOSCASTLE & TINTAGEL

CAMELFORD LEISURE CENTRE
Dark Lane, CAMELFORD, Cornwall
Telephone:             01840 213188      

THE GAIA CENTRE
Delabole Windfarm, Deli Farm, Delabole, Cornwall, PL33 9BZ
Telephone:             01840 214100      
Visitor Centre exploring renewable energy

KING ARTHUR'S GREAT HALLS
Fore Street, Tintagel, Cornwall, PL34 0DA
Telephone:             01840 770526      
Building, exhibition and audio-visual for Arthurian fans

THE NORTH CORNWALL MUSEUM & GALLERY
The Cleese, CAMELFORD, Cornwall
Telephone:             01840 212954      
Museum of local history and art gallery.

BRITISH CYCLING MUSEUM
The Old Station, Camelford, Cornwall, PL32 9TZ
Telephone             01840 212811      

MUSEUM OF WITCHCRAFT
The Harbour, Boscastle, Cornwall, PL35 0AE
Telephone:             01840 250111      

THE DELABOLE SLATE COMPANY
Delabole Slate Quarry, Delabole, Nr Camelford, Cornwall
Telephone             01840 212242      
The largest man made hole in the ground in Europe.

SIBLEY AND COLLIFORD LAKES
South West Lakes Trust, Bodmin Moor, Cornwall
Telephone:             01579 342366      
Fishing, windsurfing.

JAMAICA INN AND MUSEUMS
Bolventor, Launceston, Cornwall, PL15 7TS
Telephone:             01566 86250      
Famous inn and museum of curiosity

BODMIN & WENFORD RAILWAY
General Station, BODMIN, Cornwall
Telephone:             01208 73666      
Summer Evening Specials - Special Events - Train Rides - Steam Engines.

PADSTOW & WADEBRIDGE

WADEBRIDGE LEISURE CENTRE
Bodieve Road, WADEBRIDGE, Cornwall
Telephone             01208 814980      

CAMEL TRAIL CYCLE HIRE
Trevanson Street, Wadebridge, Cornwall
Telephone:             01208 814104      
Explore the Camel Trail. Cycles for all the family

ROSERROW GOLF CLUB
Roserrow, St Minver, WADEBRIDGE, Cornwall, PL27 6QT
Telephone:             01208 863000      

ST ENEDOC GOLF CLUB
RockWADEBRIDGE, Cornwall, PL27 6LB
Telephone::             01208 863216      

ST KEW GOLF CLUB
St Kew Highway, Wadebridge, Cornwall, PL30 3EF
Telephone:             01208 841500      

TREVOSE GOLF AND COUNTRY CLUB
Constantine Bay, Padstow, Cornwall, PL28 8JB
Telephone:             01841 520208      

PADSTOW MUSEUM
Market Place, Padstow, Cornwall, PL28 8AD
Telephone:             01841 532470      

THE BEE CENTRE
PORTEATH, St Minver, WADEBRIDGE, Cornwall
Telephone:             01208 540606      

NEWQUAY

NEWQUAY ZOO
Trenance Park, NEWQUAY, Cornwall, TR7 2LZ
Telephone:             01637 873342      

DAIRYLAND FARM WORLD
Summercourt, NEWQUAY, Cornwall. TR8 5AA
Telephone:             01872 510349      

VISITOR ATTRACTIONS WITHIN EASY REACH OF THE ATLANTIC HIGHWAY:

THE EDEN PROJECT
Bodelva, St. AUSTELL, Cornwall. PL24 2SG 
Telephone:             01726 811911      

LOST GARDENS OF HELIGAN
Pentewan, ST AUSTELL, Cornwall. PL26 6EN
Telephone:             01725 845100      

TRAGO MILLS
LISKEARD, Cornwall.
Telephone:             01579 348877      
Discount shopping with leisure facilities

List of Historic Buildings, National Trust, English Heritage etc.

 









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