Attractions in Dartmouth

Attractions in Dartmouth have something to keep everyone entertained all year round, whatever the weather.

Historical Attractions

Dartmouth is home to a wealth of culture, heritage, art, and historic architecture. Dartmouth attractions include National Trust and English Heritage properties that are in the town and surrounding area, as well as beautiful stately homes and gardens that can be explored at your leisure. The History and Heritage in Dartmouth means there are castles, forts, museums and historical sites to be enjoyed at any time of the year or in any weather.

The art culture is vibrant in Dartmouth, galleries of local artists line the cobbled streets, and the Flavel Arts Centre and cinema has live music, concerts and film screenings to keep everyone entertained.

Family Attractions

Not just for adults, the area around Dartmouth have plenty of family friendly attractions which are perfect for small children and teenagers alike.

If you like something a little more active – try one of the many Dartmouth water sports activities – and experience the beauty of the River Dart. Many attractions in Dartmouth make use of the River – take a river cruise, take the steam train along the coast, try kayaking or paddle boarding – the list goes on.