The Museum of Barnstaple and North Devon, Barnstaple

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  • August 19, 2017
    We went to this museum as we had a couple of hours to spare. Entry is free and it contains lots of interesting information about the area. It covers pre-history in terms of geological formation, natur...  more »
  • August 11, 2017
    Friendly little museum with resident ghost and nice tearoom. They have a stairlift for people with mobility probs, which is wonderful.  more »
  • August 5, 2017
    Wish we had had longer to explore this museum. It was well laid out in chronological order and so unlike some museums was not confusing to children especially. We were there during the school holidays...  more »
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  • Shall but still manages to pack in a lot. Great exhibits often with fun activities for kids. Also very helpful tourist centre.
  • Wonderful source of local history, though slightly disappointed at the lack of Shapland history.
  • Small, very interesting museum, good gift shop too! :-)
  • Lovely exhibition showing the local history
  • Interesting place to visit.

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