Proud to be Family Friendly

  Tiverton Museum of Mid Devon Life and Tiverton's Tourist Information Centre Welcomes You!

  Explore the museum’s large, outstanding collections and trace the fascinating history of Mid Devon. The displays include the ‘Tivvy Bumper’ GWR steam engine, local industries (particularly lace making), farm waggons and the history of agriculture, and the every day home life of Mid Devon folk.

The museum is family friendly and offers a warm welcome to everyone. There is a lively temporary exhibition programme – please look at the events page for further details.

For the museum opening hours please click here.

For the Tourist Information Service opening hours please click here.


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Children accompanied by a paying adult are FREE! 

 Visitors’ comments include:

This place is amazing! (November 2019) 

This is a really brilliant local museum, full of all sorts of interesting things. (October 2019)

Ideal for people of all ages! (October 2019) 

A gem for Tiverton. (February 2019) 

Fantastic treasure trove of local history (November 2018)