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Museum of Dartmoor Life, Devon


  • Located in Okehampton, Devon, South West England, England
  • Excellent local museum in Okehampton
  • Exhibits explore life on Dartmoor from prehistoric times to the present
  • 'The museum shows how people have lived, worked and played on and around Dartmoor through the centuries. It shows how the moorland shaped their lives, just as their work shaped the moorland. This is a museum which concentrates on local history, and is run and supported by local people'
  • By James Penman

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Okehampton Old Town Park, Devon

Located in Okehampton, Devon, South West England, England

Less than a mile away.

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Okehampton Station, Devon

Located in Okehampton, Devon, South West England, England

Less than a mile away.

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Okehampton Castle, Devon

Located in Okehampton, Devon, South West England, England

Less than a mile away.

Superb English Heritage castle ruin at the bottom of the West Okement River valley where the West Okement River flows into Okehampton. Built to control the main route into the West Country, it dates from the eleventh cen...

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Old Stable Cottage
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Approximately 2.1 miles away.

Rates: 360 - 717 Per Week

This stunning conversion of a Grade II listed barn on the northern fringes of Dartmoor National Park offers the ideal location for enjoying the area's famously marvellous landscape for walking riding tor climbing and...

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Approximately 3.2 miles away.

Rates: 19 - 55 Per Night

At Travelodge, we provide the essentials for a comfortable night's sleep whether you're on the road for business, enjoying a city break with friends or family or you just need a bed for the night....

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Fairway Lodge, Okehampton
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Approximately 3.3 miles away.

Total Rooms: 9; Rates: 70 - 90 Per Night

Set in 8 acres of peaceful, tranquil grounds in the heart of Devon, with superb views over Dartmoor, this rural guest house has 9 comfortable, tastefully decorated, en suite rooms...

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