Open Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Sunday throughout October, 11am-3pm.

Exmoor National Park is Europe’s 1st Dark Skies Reserve, so to celebrate we’re hosting a festival of all things dark skies! Prepare for memorable experiences and events such as an astro-party, star-gazing evenings, specialist talks, guided night walks with our Rangers, rocket workshops, space-based film shows, bat talks and astro-photography exhibitions. Plus one of the […]

By Stan Coats, Geologist. Henry Williamson Room, Barnstaple Library. New members welcome, just come along and try a session. £30 for 10 sessions. Enquiries: Membership Secretary 01271 861251 or

ELO Again really do give you a dramatic taste of what the classic ELO were like in the heyday. The whole experience is a professional re-enactment of an ELO concert with a great sound reproduction light show and visual effects. ELO Again provide the full effect of ELO’s orchestrations, full of depth and tone and […]

Marcus will guide a walk in the places where we are mostly likely to see the deer at this time of the year. Autumn is rutting time: the biggest stag rounds up his hinds and bellows to warn off others. Sometimes a fight breaks out and those mighty antlers clash. As deer roam freely on […]

Discover how the team care for the items in the collections, from miniature model ships, to stuffed birds and grand state coaches. See the tools used and learn the techniques they’ve mastered and find out tips on how to care for your own precious belongings.

Sail to beautiful Lundy Island. Depart Ilfracombe 10am, arrive back at 6.00pm.  Time ashore  to explore this unique Island, where you may see Seals, Sika Deer, Soay Sheep, Lundy Ponies and lots more wildlife and marine birds. Book at Woolacombe Tourist Information Centre.