Devon natural history

Find out more about Devon's natural history at these museums. Select a museum to find out more, including their opening times (which may be seasonal), how to find them and what else is in their collections.

  • Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery

    Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery

    Exeter

    Exeter's world-class museum has stunning new displays and galleries, fabulous exhibitions and modern amenities.

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  • Axe Valley Heritage Museum

    Axe Valley Heritage Museum

    Seaton

    The museum concentrates on the lower Axe Valley and also includes the adjacent villages of Beer, Axmouth, Branscombe, Colyton and Colyford.

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  • Lyn and Exmoor Museum

    Lyn and Exmoor Museum

    Lynton

    A charming small museum with collections of agricultural and domestic tools from Lynton and Exmoor.

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  • The Box, Plymouth

    The Box, Plymouth

    Plymouth

    CURRENTLY CLOSED FOR MAJOR REDEVELOPMENT Located close to Plymouth's city centre this exciting regional museum has permanent collections of world cultures, ancient Egypt, archaeology, maritime and local history, natural history, fine and decorative art.

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  • Overbecks

    Overbecks

    Salcombe

    An exotic and fascinating hidden treasure perched high on the cliffs above Salcombe.

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