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Teign Heritage -Teignmouth & Shaldon Museum

29 French Street, Teignmouth TQ14 8ST, England
+44 1626 777041
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Traveling alone is my favorite travel type. I was not bored or felt alone in a landscape like... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Exeter, United Kingdom
Full of interest & fascination.

Throughly enjoyed my visit to this small museum, which is housed in a modern, iconic building in... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2017
Devon, United Kingdom
via mobile
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A family friendly museum where you can discover the amazing history of the area. See the fascinating objects that tell stories reflecting national as well as local events.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good30%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
29 French Street, Teignmouth TQ14 8ST, England
+44 1626 777041
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Traveling alone is my favorite travel type. I was not bored or felt alone in a landscape like Teignmouth, Shaldon, and other surrounding cities. I would highly recommend visiting this city, alone, with friends or family, it's fine for everyone!

Thank Melinda_Laconca
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Throughly enjoyed my visit to this small museum, which is housed in a modern, iconic building in Teignmouth town centre. The displays, spread over 3 floors, are interesting, very informative and deal with a diverse mix of history and heritage. The staff (volunteers) are very...More

Thank 11quantum11
Reviewed 26 May 2017

This small museum is well worth a visit. The first exhibit is a bathing machine which you can walk into. The rest of the museum is full of interesting local history and covers a wide range of subjects from Jane Austen to railways, and also...More

Thank marg494
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Love the info on Brunel's railway, Muse and the Port. Also great local and national interest exhibitions

Thank Nixcails
Reviewed 18 October 2016

So much more than you would think. The section on Donald Crowhurst is particularly interesting. Make sure you visit!

Thank Sjaedge
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Small local museum....well laid out displays and contents. Very informative about Teignmouth and Shaldon history...Limited opening in the winter ...popular venue.

Thank PennyLedges
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We visited here in late September and really enjoyed it – it’s inexpensive entry (under £3), and there is loads to look at. The (voluntary) staff were brilliant, looking after our bags, answering questions, and generally being very friendly. We found the exhibits held our...More

Thank juggler1000
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Super little museum - displays excellent and very informative. A good time spent here and in Teignmouth itself - worth a visit.

Thank graham a
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We are stewards at this brilliant small museum - a comprehensive history of Teignmouth & Shaldon. A modern layout, lots of 'hands on' - especially for children. A 'must see' when in Teignmouth.

Thank Roy A
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Teignmouth is a lovely town and beach resort there are many shops and beaches it also has a harbour which is had a small beach and plenty of pubs overlooking the sea,shaldon is the other side of the estuary and is just as nice,the day...More

Thank sassysue59
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