Powderham Castle: Heritage Open Days 2022

Powderham, Kenton, Exeter, Devon, EX6 8JQ

Tel: 01626 890 243

External Powderham Castle


Discover Powderham Castle and experience 600 years of fascinating history in the magical family home of the Earl of Devon. This Heritage Open Day, experience exclusive tours, talks, trails and exhibitions and explore our scenic grounds FOR FREE!

Home to Charlie and AJ, the Earl and Countess of Devon, Powderham Castle sits in a historic Deer Park at the edge of the Exe Estuary. Join us from Sunday 11th - Sunday 18th September for an amazing FREE day out!*

Our knowledgeable and friendly guides welcome you to wander through the magnificent rooms; join one of our exclusive, specialist tours (groups are limited to 15 persons max. booking in advance is advised to avoid disappointment), or view the Castle at your leisure via our Open House sessions. Immerse yourself in our specially curated Fashion exhibition, get an up close look at interesting pieces from our collections, and expand your knowledge with fascinating talks on Powderham and 'Astounding Inventions'!

There are lots to do outside too: relax and explore in our beautiful gardens and grounds, visit Pet’s Corner and Play Area in the Secret Garden, and get a glimpse of the majestic Fallow Deer with stunning views over the Estuary.

Be sure to complete your visit with a delicious Devonshire Cream Tea from our Courtyard Cafe and don't forget to pick up a copy of our new guidebook as a memento!

*Car Parking charges apply


Pre-booking: Preferred
Main site is free to explore but the talks and tours must be pre-booked
Booking Contact: Dr Katie Edwards
Call: 01626 890 243
Email: castle@powderham.co.uk
Go to: https://www.powderham.co.uk/events/view/heritage-open-days-2
Write to: https://www.powderham.co.uk/events
Booking opens: 28 August 2022 09:00
Booking closes: 18 September 2022 17:00

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  • Accessible to Wheelchair Users
  • Assistance Dogs
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Audio Commentary in Foreign Languages

  • Sign Language

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  • Dogs Allowed

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