The museum is, quite understandably, concerned mostly with the history of Torquay and its surroundings but is extremely well presented and interesting. They have a permanent... read more
Travel back through 400 million years of time at Torquay Museum - a...
Travel back through 400 million years of time at Torquay Museum - a hands-on family-friendly visitor attraction, with lots to see and do for
children and adults alike.
A wide variety of exhibitions are hosted throughout the year by the Museum, from child-friendly summer blockbusters to fascinating
exhibitions about South Devon's amazing archaeology, geology and people.
Detect your way through Britain's only Agatha Christie gallery at Torquay Museum, come face-to-face with North-West Europe's oldest
human fossil and explore Ancient Egypt, including the coffin of a 2,500 year old mummified boy. Then follow the incredible journeys made
by Torquay's famous explorers, from the frozen wastes of the Antarctic to the depths of the Brazilian rainforest.