The museum is temporarily closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
We're launching an Emergency Appeal as we're dependent upon our admission income and have limited cash reserves. You can donate online by clicking here. Please see our news page for further information.

Tourist Information Service

01884 230878

Opening hours (Winter – October to March): 

Monday-Saturday 10.00am – 3.00pm

Open on Bank Holidays for general information, but no tickets are available on Bank Holidays.

(Summer (April to September) opening hours are Monday to Saturday 9.30 – 3.30).

Tiverton’s Tourist Information Service offers a wide range of facilities, including:

  • Information on where to go and what to do in Mid Devon.
  • Information on local accommodation providers.
  • Tickets on sale for National Express, Megabus, Stagecoach and Berry’s Coaches.
  • Tickets for the Tiverton Community Arts Theatre, East Devon Choral Society and the Theatre Royal in Plymouth are available. We sell Theatre Tokens too which make a great gift and tickets to local events.
  • Tickets available for the Eden Project, West Somerset Railway and day trips to Lundy Island.
  • Reduced price advance tickets are sold for the Mid Devon Show and the Yeovilton Airshow.
  • Booking for the William Street Coach Park. Please call or send us an email to book a space.

For more information on where to stay, what to do and what’s on in Mid Devon please visit

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Our friendly staff at Tiverton’s Tourist Information Centre look forward to welcoming you to the area.

Please contact Tiverton’s Tourist Information Centre on 01884 230878, or email

Tiverton Museum of Mid Devon Life and Tiverton’s Tourist Information Service are committed to promoting tourism in the Mid Devon area. Part of this commitment means using sustainable business practices that minimise damage to the environment and aim to reduce our carbon footprint.

  • We use paper bags in our shop or encourage visitors to reuse their own bags
  • We aim to keep waste to a minimum and recycle where possible
  • Many of our staff and volunteers walk to the Museum
  • We actively promote walking and cycling trails in the area and the use of public transport and maintain links with the Civic Society to promote local guided walks
  • We encourage volunteers to switch off lights to save electricity, keep water waste to a minimum and limit the use of heating when possible.
  • We shop locally where possible and encourage visitors to do likewise by promoting independent shops and the Pannier Market
  • We sell local goods including locally produced soap, jams and chutneys, honey and fudge.