Our new exhibition “Whitehorse Hill: a Prehistoric Dartmoor Discovery” - exciting discovery of a collection of objects dating to the Early Bronze Age, unparalleled in Southern Britain. Found during the excavation of a prehistoric burial cist on Whitehorse Hill #Dartmoor Aug 2011
It’s a week today!.....We open for the new season on Monday 25 March, free entry for all from Sat 6 April - Sat 13 April, hoping as many as poss can come along to view our new exhibitions: Life at the Edge of Empire and Whitehorse Hill - Prehistoric Dartmoor discovery #Dartmoor
We always have plenty for our younger visitors to do and this year is no exception; from next week we will have two new trails - by popular demand volunteer Anne has created the 2019 Easter Trail along with crafty Easter things to make. ... See MoreSee Less
Several people have asked us this week if we have a lift, as the museum is in an old mill spread over three floors.
The answer is yes! We have a very splendid modern lift kindly funded by Okehampton & District Disabled Fellowship, able to take powered and electric wheelchairs and/or up to 5 people. (But please note the ground floor has the original granite setts/cobbles as you can just see in the picture below) Hope to see you soon 😊 ... See MoreSee Less