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North Devon Maritime Museum Appledore

Odun Road, Appledore, Devon, EX39 1PT

          2018 Opening Times 

Last admission 4pm

Adults - £3.00

Senior citizens - £2.00

Children (5 -16) - £1.00

Admission prices

Situated in the pictureseque village and sea port of Appledore - on the estuary of the Taw and Torridge rivers - the North Devon Maritime museum offers a fascinating insight into the rich shipbuilding and seafaring history of the area.

In seven exhibition rooms, visitors can discover the WWII beach landing experiments, sail and steam vessels, shipwrecks and much more.

 

To find out more, visit the Collections page

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Interactive Video Display

An accessible and interactive video display, installed on the ground floor, it shows films relating to North Devon's maritime heritage and its Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty. This project has been funded by the North Devon Coast AONB Sustainable Development Fund.  Please see News and Links page for more information.

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For further information Tel: 01237 422064

Great Value

2 Adults

2 Children

£7

Parties most welcome by appointment

Registered Charity No: 267268

    29th March - End of October

10.30 am - 5pm

Volunteers_Needed

We also have facilities for researchers

Victorian Schoolroom Project 

 

Information for Teachers

 

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Hobarts Funnies

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Hobart's Funnies were a number of unusually modified tanks and vehicles devloped during the Second World War and many tested here in North Devon

Fun for Children

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Children can enjoy our interactive exhibits as well as fun quizes for all ages with a guaranteed prize for those taking part

       Smuggling

Smuggling boats landed goods from the continent on the north and south coast of the Devon in all seasons, but the north coast was used for continental traffic

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Can You Help

Do you have some free time and enjoy helping people?

 

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We have a great range of fun and crazy gifts for the whole family and crew including an impressive selection of books

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HMS Bideford Newfoundland

Devon was one of the targets for fearsome Barbary pirates for three centuries.

The appearance of sinister black ships over the horizon caused panic along the Devon coastline

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PIRATES

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Publications

The North Devon Maritim Museum has a great selection of books on the maritime history of North Devon. Many of our books are by local authors and give a unique insight into the past

Books

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Friends

The museum needs a strong base of supporters  

The Friends of the North Devon Museum Trust Friends Membership is open to all.

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