Open today until: 4.45pm


Discover 400 Million Years of Torbay's Heritage and the Birthplace of Ollie Watkins!

Are you searching for things to do in Torquay? Come to Torquay Museum and enjoy all the fun and family activities we have on offer - exhibitions, activities, events, lectures, trails and more.

Your entry ticket gives access for 12 months to all our galleries and exhibitions!

Monday 10am - 4.45pm*
Tuesday 10am - 4.45pm*
Wednesday 10am - 4.45pm*
Thursday 10am - 4.45pm*
Friday 10am - 4.45pm*
Saturday 10am - 4.45pm*
Sunday Closed

*last entry at 4.15pm


Adult 16+: £11.00
Child aged 3 - 15: £4.50
Child aged under 3: Free
Concessions*: £9.00

*Concessions are available for: senior citizens (60+), students in full-time education, anyone who is unemployed and/or in receipt of state benefit assistance, and disability allowance.

20% off admissions for TQ Postcodes - see current offers

Torquay Museum, 529 Babbacombe Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 1HG



D-Day 80 Exhibition

16th Mar, 10:00 am - 21st Sep 2024, 4:45 pm

Through photographs, artefacts and uniforms, this exhibition brings to life the dramatic events leading up to D-Day, the part played by the people of South Devon in this historic military operation, and the direct impact of World War II on the normally serene seaside towns of Torbay.


Artisans of the Torbay Marble Industry

6th Jul, 10:00 am - 31st Dec 2024, 4:45 pm

Discover the story of the Woodleys, Grants, Blacklers and Jenkins through some of the exquisite items they produced, and how they developed Torbay’s most important export spanning over 200 years.


I Grew Up 90s Exhibition

13th Jul, 10:00 am - 9th Nov 2024, 4:45 pm

Join us for a trip back in time and discover over 200 iconic objects and artworks that bring the Nineties to vivid life!


Travel Back in Time

Discover 400 million years of Torbay's heritage at Torquay Museum - a hands-on-family-friendly visitor attraction, with lots to see and do for children and adults alike.

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"Fascinating --- a real pleasure to visit. 👍 Welcoming, friendly and knowledgeable staff. Excellent layout with interests for all age groups --- oh! and a lovely cafe, too"

Dave Crispin | Sep, 2021

"A repeat visitor to this fine museum, easy to lose a whole day, drawn in to a world now lost. Particularly good paleolithic exhibit, and fascinating Local Explorers section…"

Rik Sinnett | Sep, 2022

"Torquay Museum is a great place. So many cool exhibits to look at and friendly staff. Although hard to choose from my favorite piece was a 400,000 year old cave man skull! The Explorers floor is just incred"

Stephen Karl McQueen | Nov, 2021

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