RHS ROSEMOOR GARDENS Rosemoor, Great Torrington, Devon – Tel: 01805 624067 Garden of rare horticultural interest. Trees, shrubs, roses, alpines and arboretum. Nursery of uncommon and rare plants.
ARLINGTON COURT Arlington, Barnstaple Devon – Tel: 01271 850296 Historic house with an interesting collection of small objects d’art. Gardens with rhododendrons, azaleas and hydrangeas. Carriage museum, rides and nature trails also feature.
TAPELEY PARK GARDENS Instow, Bideford, Devon – Tel: 01271 342558 Devon home of the Christie family of Glyndebourne. Overlooking the estuary to sea. Beautiful Italian garden with many rare plants and woodland walks.
DOCTON MILL GARDENS Spekes Valley, Hartland, Bideford, Devon Tel: 01237 441369 Working watermill of Saxon Origin, 8 acres of woodland, lawns and streams. Coastal waterfalls and beach located within 1400 yards of gardens.
HARTLAND ABBEY Hartland, Bideford, Devon – Tel: 01237 441264 Monastery founded in AD1160. Survived the dissolution of Henry VIII longer than any other monastery. Major rebuilding in Queen Anne and Georgian periods.
QUINCE’S HONEY FARM North Road, South Molton, Devon – Tel: 01769 572401 Working Honey Farm, live bee exhibition, honey and beeswax products for sale.
DARTINGTON CRYSTAL Linden Close, Great Torrington, Devon – Tel: 01805 626262 Manufacture of hand-made crystal table glassware by skilled craftsmen. Glass centre and glassware exhibition. Visitors can watch glass blower’s applying their trade.
BIDEFORD RAILWAY MUSEUM Bideford Station, East-the-water, Bideford, Devon – Tel: 01237 423585 Restored railway station museum.
BURTON ART GALLERY & MUSEUM Kingsley Road, Bideford, Devon – Tel: 01237 471455 Museum features examples of North Devon pottery, history of the long bridge, and galleries with various exhibitions of art and craft, gift shop and restaurant
LYNTON & LYNMOUTH CLIFF RAILWAY The Esplanade, Lynmouth, Devon – Tel: 01598 753486 A unique, water- powered, Victorian inclined railway, opened in 1890. It links the towns of Lynton and Lynmouth, climbing from sea level to a height of 500ft.
NORTH DEVON MARITIME MUSEUM Odun House, Odun Road, Appledore, Bideford, Devon – Tel: 01237 422064 All aspects of North Devon’s maritime history illustrated by models, photographs and paintings