Museum of Dartmoor Life


Extending over three floors, the museum's fascinating collection and interactive displays bring to life "the people's story" for visitors of all ages.

Highlights include a reconstructed Bronze Age hut, Victorian kitchen, blacksmith's shop and farming exhibits.

Learn about traditional Dartmoor industries such as glassmaking, quarrying and rural crafts.

Young visitors can explore discovery zones and dress up in historical costumes.

The museum provides continuous displays and temporary exhibitions, events and guided tours throughout the season.

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  • 3 West Street
  • Okehampton
  • Devon
  • EX20 1HQ