Things to do Devon | Best days out 2022 | Devon's Top Attractions

37 top places for you to visit in the South West

You’ll get great value for money and a day out with the family to remember!

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, our attractions in Devon offer you fabulous days out in one of the most beautiful parts of the country.

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Devon has plenty of things to do 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. Thrill-seekers 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 to get excited about – visit Devon and see for yourselves!

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Great days out Devon and the South West

Whatever you fancy doing while you’re in Devon, we can guarantee (as well as a fabulous day out) that all our Devon attractions are highly recommended – and offer a great choice of things to do. If you are seeking ideas and activities we have some of the best places to visit in the South West right here.

Becky Falls Devon

Becky Falls

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Becky Falls
Toboggan Run

Watermouth Family Theme Park & Castle

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Watermouth Family Theme Park & Castle
A montage of things to do at the big sheep

The Big Sheep Farm & Theme Park

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The Big Sheep Farm & Theme Park
Seaton Tramways 50th Anniversary

Seaton Tramway

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Seaton Tramway
RHS Rosemoor The Shrub Rose Garden i

RHS Garden Rosemoor

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RHS Garden Rosemoor
Vertigo

Woodlands Family Theme Park

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Woodlands Family Theme Park
Train travelling on track on South Devon Railway

South Devon Railway

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South Devon Railway
Blackpool Sands Devon Beaches

Blackpool Sands

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Blackpool Sands

What's On Devon

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 something suitable to do in Devon for everyone.

Deer on Exmoor

28 - 08 Jun   Jan

Kay Walsh: All His Rights

Kay Walsh spent a year on the Quantock Hills and Exmoor National Park chronicling the red deer there. Learning to…

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Plant and grass specimens

28 - 08 Jun   Jan

Picked and pressed: the appeal of edible plants

Over the last few months, RAMM’s Youth Panel (generously funded by the Art Fund) have worked passionately to curate an…

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30 Jun

Rosemoor Live – Showaddywaddy

The band, which recently celebrated its 40th anniversary, was formed in the 1970s by several local bands in Leicester and…

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