Torquay Museum

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Address/Location

529 Babbacombe Road Torquay Devon
TQ1 1HG
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01803 293975Please click here
Exhibits:

Agatha Christie:


Trace the eventful life of the best- selling author of the time through a vast collection of photographs and images.  You can also see some of her personal effects, from an original manuscript and handwritten notes to some of her clothes and dozens of first editions of her novels.

Explorers:

* Explore life and death in Ancient Eqypt, including the coffin of a mummified boy.
* Exotic, beautiful and rare objects collected across the globe by Torquay explorers.
* See Torquay born explorer Percy Harrison Fawcett, who spent years exploring the jungles of South America.  He is thought to be the inspiration for "Indiana Jones".

Kents Cavern Prehistoric Caves:

A time ark gallery charts the transformation of Torbay over the last 400 million years.  You can also see the story of Kents Cavern Prehistoric Caves- Britain's oldest ancient monument,

Opening Times:

All year round - Mon -Sat 10am-5pm (last entry 4pm)

Sunday afternoons mid July-sept from 1:30pm-5pm

Admission Prices:

Adults: £4.50
Children: £2.85
Concession/Students: £3.40
Family (2 Adults & 3 Children): £14
Season Tickets & Group rates also available

The museum has a cafe and shop

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