Topsham Museum

25 The Strand, Topsham, DEVON, EX3 0AX

Tel: 01392 873244

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Topsham Museum exterior


About us:

The museum which is fully registered with the Museums and Galleries Commission, features the history of the town and port of Topsham including shipbuilding and ship owning, and the wildlife of the Exe Estuary. It incorporates a late 17thC house furnished in period.

Pick up a free Topsham Trails leaflet from the leaflet box attached to the Museum’s Riverside Garden gate (also available from local outlets) to discover two walking trails of Topsham, with historical information, picture puzzles for children and an inviting pictorial map by Phil Keen.

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      Road Directions

      M5 junction 30, take A376 towards Exmouth. Turn right to Topsham by George & Dragon Inn. Go over level crossing and turn left immediately to the quay.

      Public Transport Directions

      Nearest station is Topsham station. Follow brown tourism signs to the quay and then turn left into strand.



      • Accessible to Wheelchair Users - There is a temporary ramp to allow wheelchair access to the lower part of the building, as well as wheelchair seating which is available for lectures (upon advance request)
      • Assistance Dogs
      • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors - Lectures have a hearing loop system and stewards are available in all areas to assist with directions
      • Guide Dogs Permitted
      • Ramp/Level Access
      • Toilets for Disabled Visitors


      • On-Site café/restaurant - Home-made teas served 1430-1630 (in the garden during summer).
      • Picnic Site

      Establishment Features

      • Toilets

      Event Facilities

      • Free Entry

      Key Features

      • In town/city centre
      • Max group size - 15
      • No Smoking Attraction

      Payment Methods

      • Blue Badge Guides admitted free
      • TIC Staff Admitted Free

      Specialist Features

      • Marketed towards families
      • Marketed towards senior citizens
      • Marketed towards student/youth

      Tours and Demonstrations

      • Educational Visits Accepted
      • Guided Tours Available for Groups

      Venue Facilities

      • Groups Accepted

      Opening Times

      Topsham Museum (21 June 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)
      Monday - WednesdayClosed*
      Thursday - Sunday14:00 - 17:00*
      Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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