ARE NOW OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK FROM 10.00 TILL 5.00
UNTILL FRIDAY SEPT 1ST WHEN WE REVERT TO TUESDAY AND
Our next special event
will be our VJ Weekend on August 12th & 13th
Look on our news page, or find
us on Facebook for special event openings.
Museum Admission charges:
Schoolchildren (5 – 16) £4.00
Under 5s free
No problem with well behaved dogs on site,
and as we
are in the country there are plenty of “walkies”
BUT in the Collection’s
buildings Guide Dogs only
museum and tourist attraction, this North Devon collection covers mostly
World War Two and the years 1939 - 1945, but with exhibits from the Boer War
right up to the First Gulf War. Ranging from military surplus British Army -
plus Canadian, American and Russian Forces - tanks, guns, helmets, artillery,
grenades, and bombs to Home Front ration books, gas masks, ARP and Home Guard
uniforms and blackout lamps. In 1981 Preston Isaac's runaway hobby was opened
to the public, and just keeps growing.
On site is a large shop stocking collectors’ items, inert ammunition,
clothing, hats, badges, survival equipment, books, CDs, toys, souvenirs and
There is a working NAAFI canteen wagon with seating area, serving hot and
cold drinks and snacks seasonally, and a picnic area.
The collection has disabled facilities and wheelchair access.
Only guide dogs allowed in the buildings.
Last updated 17/07/2017