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Things to do in Newton Abbot

Thriving market town situated at the head of the beautiful Teign estuary

Are you looking for things to do in Newton Abbot? We've got plenty of great ideas for you and places to go in your leisure time.

Known for...   River Teign and Newton Abbot Racecourse


Did you know...

  • Newton Abbot is home to Tucker's Maltings, the only traditional malthouse in the UK open to the public.
  • Sergio Pizzorno, guitarist in indie band Kasabian, was born in Newton Abbot in 1980.



 

  Attractions

Bradley

National Trust - Delightful medieval manor house, set in woodland and meadows.
Newton Abbot
Devon
TQ12 1LX

 

The Rock Gardens

8 acres of wild gardens, ponds, a rock walk with lovely views from the top,illuminated cave and traditional nursery.
Station Hill
Chudleigh
Devon
TQ13 0EE

01626852134

 

Prickly Ball Farm

One of Devon's favourite Wildlife parks and also a hub for Hedge Hog Rescue and Rehabilitation into the wild.
Denbury Road, East Ogwell
Newton Abbot
Devon
TQ12 6BZ

01626362319

Recommended by Susie Bell, Exeter

 

Torre Abbey

Welcome to the heart of Torquay – past, present and future. Imagine the silent prayers of the Abbey’s medieval "White Canons".
The King's Drive
Torquay
Devon
TQ2 5JE

Recommended by Holly Webb, Manchester
“Nice quiet day out, away from the crowds!”

 

Rock Garden Caves And Nursery

The Rock Garden is a unique hidden garden, sympathetically landscaped to maintain its wild nature and peaceful atmosphere.
Station Hill
Chudleigh
Devon
TQ13 0EE

 

Parke FREE

National Trust - A peaceful retreat set within the beautiful Devon countryside.
near Bovey Tracey
TQ13 9JQ

 

The Devon Bird Of Prey Centre

Come and meet some of the world's most spectatular Birds of Prey.
Fermoys Garden Centre
Ipplepen
Newton Abbot
TQ12 5TN

 
 

  Children's Activities

Tumbling Teds Playhouse

A SAFE INDOOR AREA FOR PRE-SCHOOL CHILDREN, ESTABLISHED IN 1996.
1 Wharf Road
Newton Abbot
South Devon
TQ12 2DA

 
 

  Parks

Decoy Country Park FREE

Decoy Country Park provides an opportunity to enjoy formal playing fields and a large children's play area with water play feature.
Newton Abbot
TQ12 1EB

 

Courtenay Park FREE

Courtenay Park has a formal style yet provides visitors with an ideal place for getting away from the busy streets of Newton Abbot.
Courtenay Park Road
Newton Abbott
TQ12 2GY

 

Kennick, Tottiford And Trenchford Lakes FREE

Surrounded by farmland and forest, these beautiful waters on the edge of Dartmoor are a peaceful retreat from the hustle & bustlel.
near Bovey Tracey
Devon
TQ13 9NS

 

Stover Country Park FREE

Stover Country Park contains over 114 acres of woodland, heathland, grassland, lake and marsh and substantial variety of wildlife.
Stover
Newton Abbot
Devon
TQ12 6QG

 

Bakers Park FREE

Large open space on the outskirts of Newton Abbot and is a great place for an array of recreational activities.
Totnes Road
Newton Abbot
TQ12 1LX

 
 

  Golf

Newton Abbot Golf Club

This James Braid designed course is an example of the very best of the South West. The course is set in 200 acres of parkland with some of the prettiest golf holes in Devon.
Bovey Road
Newton Abbot
Devon
TQ12 6QQ

 
 

  Leisure centres

Kingsteignton Swimming Pool

Independent Heated 25m Outdoor Pool, Qualified Lifeguards, Heated Toddler Pool, Fantastic Water Quality, Free Car Parking.
Meadowcroft Drive
Kingsteignton
Newton Abbot
TQ12 3PB

 

Chudleigh Swimming Pool

Chudleigh Community Pool.
Lawn Drive, Chudleigh
Newton Abbot
Devon
TQ13 0LS

 
 

  Climbing

The Rock Centre

Excellent rock climbing facility in a scenic location.
Chudleigh
South Devon
TQ13 0EJ

01626852717

 

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