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Great for local information

The centre is run by volunteers and not open everyday so look at the web site before your visit... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2018
Maureen K
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Colyton, United Kingdom
Wonderful!

This heritage centre is a real little gem, providing a wealth of information about the village and... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Acorn_Fairy
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Plymouth, England, United Kingdom
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13 Sep 2018
“Great for local information”
28 Aug 2018
“Wonderful!”
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Reviewed 14 September 2018

The centre is run by volunteers and not open everyday so look at the web site before your visit. It has some interesting exhibits and a lot of information about this little town that has so much history. On Thursday afternoons they do a walking...More

Thank Maureen K
Reviewed 28 August 2018

This heritage centre is a real little gem, providing a wealth of information about the village and its history. In addition to the artefacts on display there is much to learn from the knowledgeable volunteers, and a family history service is also available. With limited...More

Thank Acorn_Fairy
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Friday 29th June we were in Colyton and we visited this small Heritage Centre which is situated in the middle of the historic town. The Centre is housed in the Merchant's House, which is in Market Place. We learned that the house dates back to...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Helpful and friendly volunteers, and eclectic mix of items. Well worth a visit especially if followed up by some yummy cake in the team rooms next door.

Thank DaisysGran
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We joined the Thursday 2pm ( every week in summer season months, come rain or shine)) Colyton History tour (£3) and spent a very interesting and informative 90 mins with our welcoming guide- ending up at the Heritage Centre. We had previously visited Colyton as...More

1  Thank JLCgladstone
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We arrived at Colyton on the electric tramway from Seaton and were immediately struck by the charm of this small town with its ancient church and thatched cottages. However, it was in the heritage centre where we learned that this sleepy little town was once...More

3  Thank DavidT1
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The Heritage Centre is very small, as we only had ten minutes left on our car parking we whizzed round it. However the lady volunteer was lovely, charming in the best Devon tradition and managed to tell us a lot of interesting things in about...More

2  Thank JohnW2458
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

So often when you visit a place one misses things so make this your first point of call! The staff are so knowledgeable and have such a pride in their town you cannot help but be inspired to visit the place they recommend. It's a...More

1  Thank Experience319265
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Very interesting and well put together museum of the history of the whole area. The lady "in charge" was very knowledgeable.

Thank Susan F
Reviewed 1 June 2016

The staff are very helpful and friendly, and the kids can enjoy participating. What more could you ask for !

1  Thank Scanway
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Phyll S
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Response from malcolmcollins | Reviewed this property |
Hi phyll s Yes I don't see why not they can participate at the Colyton heritage centre hope this helps 😊😊
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