News

Covid Collection

The Museum of Dartmoor Life wants your story to help capture history as it happens. Click here to be part of it... Read more >

Behind the Scenes

Although the museum is currently closed we are working behind the scenes on various projects which we look forward... Read more >

Intouch Oke

We are pleased to be one of the places around the town holding the 'Intouch Oke' folders of information about all... Read more >

New exhibition opens

In collaboration with the Devon and Cornwall Police Heritage Collection our new exhibition 'Women in Policing on... Read more >

Early closing Friday 12 July

Throughout the year we undertake additional volunteer training, we will be holding a session on Friday 12 July so... Read more >

Accounting for Volunteering

The Museum of Dartmoor Life has received a much-needed makeover thanks to staff from the Okehampton office of... Read more >

Okehampton Town Council provides funding

Okehampton Town Council councillors have kindly agreed to continue with their annual grant which helps to  fund... Read more >

Volunteering Open Day

We are holding a Volunteer's Open Day on Saturday 29 June, 10am-3pm here at the museum. If you'd like to find out... Read more >

Local councillor supports new exhibition

We were delighted to welcome Cllr Kevin Ball to the museum yesterday to see our new exhibition "Life at the edge... Read more >

Major grant from the Dartmoor Preservation Association

The Dartmoor Preservation Association, an independent charity that campaigns to protect the special qualities of... Read more >