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

Halloween @ The Museum of Barnstaple & North Devon! Bring a torch and explore the museum at night. Handle creepy crawlies, get freaky face painting and win a goodie bag in our museum quiz! £2 a child (Adults free entry). Tickets available from the museum reception.

Join us for our Halloween Half Term special at Watermouth Castle this October half term. From Saturday 21st-Sunday 29th October we will be running daily competitions, discounted entry and dressing the park up for Halloween. First of all we’re offering £6 entry ALL WEEK to anyone visiting in FULL Halloween fancy dress. Get your costumes […]

For Halloween there will be the usual guided tours of BeeWorld, Beekeeping demos and honey tasting – along with the chance to cuddle creepy crawlies if you dare! Join the team for Witch Crafting and Spooky Fun!

October Half-Term events for families. RHS Rosemoor Gardens, Great Torrington. Buy advance admission tickets to Rosemoor Gardens at Woolacombe Tourist Information Centre and save 10%!

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 Heather Buttivant ‘Cornish Rockpools’ Blog. 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

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.