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Devon Attractions - Days Out In Devon

Looking for things to do in Devon? Whatever your interests, whatever your age, and whether you’re on your own, a couple, a group, or a family, Devon’s Top Attractions can offer you fabulous days out in Devon.

Whatever the weather, come sunny or rainy days, Devon has top attractions to suit all interests and budgets. Families with children will find so much to entertain and amuse them, from the tiniest tots to the hardest-to-please teenagers. Thrillseekers and those who like to be active will be very happy with the choice of theme parks and outdoor pursuits here in Devon. Lovers of culture, nature and history will be in their element too – we’ve miles of beautiful countryside and coast to explore, plus buildings, architecture, artisan crafters and artists that will intrigue and inspire.

There’s plenty in Devon to get excited about – just see for yourselves!

Things to do in Devon

What do you fancy doing while you’re in Devon? Maybe a visit to an adventure park one day, a gorgeous garden the next, then a farm or animal attraction? Or perhaps somewhere else – Devon’s Top Attractions include boat trips, sightseeing tours, railways, historic houses, country parks, museums and more – just take your pick. What we can guarantee (as well as a fabulous Devon day out) is that all attractions listed here are highly recommended – and offer a great choice of things to do while you’re in Devon.

Dartmouth Steam Railway and River Boat Company

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Dartmouth Steam Railway and River Boat Company
Deer Train at World of Country Life Exmouth Devon

World of Country Life

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World of Country Life
Pecorama Gardens

Pecorama

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Pecorama
Piglets

Pennywell Farm

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Pennywell Farm
T-REX

Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park

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Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park
Torre Abbey Building

Torre Abbey

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Torre Abbey

Kents Cavern

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Kents Cavern

Devon Railway Centre

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Devon Railway Centre

Events

There’s always something happening at one of Devon’s Top Attractions. Though they all offer something you won’t find anywhere else throughout the year, most also hold regular special events – particularly during the holidays. From special themed activities for families, to visits from kids’ favourite characters, to arts and craft activities, theatre, music, food and drink, our Events pages are guaranteed to have an something suitable for everyone.

19 - 19 Nov   Nov

Yoga at the Aquarium

On Monday September the 17th we’ll be holding our next Yoga Wellbeing Event in partnership with Nuffield Health Plymouth Fitness and…

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Medieval Evening Tours

21 - 30 Nov   Nov

Medieval Evening Tours

Join our guide Lindsay, who will walk you back in time to the most active period of Exeter Cathedral’s history…

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Medieval Stained Glass Exeter Cathedral

22 - 19 Nov   Nov

Medieval Stained Glass Talk and Tour

(John Allan – Exeter Cathedral Archaeologist) John will enlighten you on how the Cathedral preserves good examples of several different…

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News

Not only are Devon’s attractions exciting – they’re constantly evolving, changing and improving. Read the latest news from our 40 fantastic member attractions and you’re sure to discover a great reason to visit somewhere for the first time – or to go back to an old favourite for more!

16 Nov

Christmas Sparkle for Devon!

20 Places to visit Santa in Devon and get Festive.   There’s no getting away from it, ‘Christmas is coming’…

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22 Oct

6 ½ things I loved about Watermouth Castle (by Rufus, aged 6 ½)

I went to Watermouth Castle near Ilfracombe with my Mum, Dad and little sister Bea – and we had the…

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