Open today until: 4.45pm

WELCOME TO TORQUAY MUSEUM

Discover 400 Million Years of Torbay's Heritage!

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

*last entry at 4.15pm

PAY ONCE GET IN FREE FOR A YEAR
Adult: £11.00
Child aged 3 - 16: £4.50
Child aged under 3: Free
Concessions*: £9.00

*Concessions are available for: senior citizens (65+), 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

WHAT'S ON

TOURS & TRAILS, ACTIVITIES, SPECIAL EVENTS,

The Year of the Dragon Trail

27th Jan, 10:00 am - 16th Mar 2024, 4:45 pm

According to the Chinese calendar, based on the cycles of the moon, each year is represented by an animal called a Chinese zodiac sign. This year is the Year of the mighty Dragon! Can you find all the dragons around the Museum and learn some interesting facts?

SPECIAL EVENTS, ACTIVITIES, FILMS,

World Book Day Storytelling - in association with Singing Frog Publishing

2nd Mar 2024, 12:00 pm

Join us for World Book Day on Saturday 2nd March 2024; author Julian Hilton will be joining us, from 11am to 12pm, to read some of his stories. Followed by a free mystery film at 1pm.

TOURS & TRAILS

The Michelangelo Trail: A Delve into LGBTQ+ Histories

20th Dec 2021 - 31st Dec 2025

Explore hidden LGBTQ+ histories from Torquay Museum’s Collections by following The Michelangelo Trail around the Museum’s galleries…

DISCOVER

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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