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The Timehouse

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Marvellous Museum now sadly closed but rumoured to be moving elsewhere. Quite easy to spend hours... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
Totnes, United Kingdom
via mobile
Exceptional - very lucky to have taken it all in before it was too late.

I wish I had known about this place a long while ago, in time to have brought my friends and... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2018
Devon, United Kingdom
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The Timehouse's art installation 'The Time Travellers Museum' created by artist Julie Lafferty ended on Sept. 4th, 2018. The record and gift shop continues to be open 10.30-5.00pm Tuesday to Saturday
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69 Fore Street, Totnes TQ9 5NJ, England
+44 1803 862109
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All reviews mint tea cloud room themed rooms record shop thought provoking mind blowing unique experience unique museum incredible place attention to detail moroccan room film clips an absolute gem spent nearly well worth a visit three floors couple of hours
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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Marvellous Museum now sadly closed but rumoured to be moving elsewhere. Quite easy to spend hours here enjoying all the exhibits

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank A2674HViand
Reviewed 7 September 2018

I wish I had known about this place a long while ago, in time to have brought my friends and family. I don’t know the circumstances in which this collection was established, driven, expanded and continued but it is exceptional. I cannot do better than...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank Jannerbloke
Reviewed 3 September 2018

After reading the reviews, we thought we'd visit the Time House (just in time before it closes for good!) Am so glad we did and spent 2 hours there. A trip down memory lane, including unbelievable films showing in the themed rooms which cannot but...More

Date of experience: September 2018
4  Thank Expedition132529
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

I’m not a arty person at all but this was a real one off place, a great shame it is closing down. All the different rooms to work your way through, you really forget where you are and are absorbed into it all.

Date of experience: August 2018
4  Thank wcleedham
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Hard to give this weird and wonderful place a theme but it's clearly a considered collection by a gently angry soul The record shop through which you enter is a joy in itself and you'll spend far longer than you expected (if you hurry -...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank LordCadwell
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

It's hard to put into words what The Time house does to you, it's so beautiful and sad and moving at times that it's hard not to cry! It leaves you with a lot to think about and I really would recommend it to everybody!...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank Sarah N
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We came across this online while on holiday in Torquay and I am so glad we did! This place is truely something special, the amount there is to see, the smells, the history and the atmosphere is absolutely incredible! It’s a place I will never...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank Kirsty B
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Lots of things here that will jot your memory. Memorabilia,iconic stuff and lots of records yes vinyls for sale too. So many interteresting things from the 60s and 50s. Wonderful. Definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
4  Thank angelinat202
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

“Cool”. Cant get much better than that from a 16yr old !! Lots of questions and a bit of a laugh. Even free tea !

Date of experience: August 2018
5  Thank 682jennyc
Reviewed 22 August 2018

We came across this little gem while spending the afternoon in Totnes on the 14th August 2018. The Timehouse in is its final season and closes its doors for good on the 4th September 2018, so if you want to go (which I highly recommend...More

Date of experience: August 2018
7  Thank surfyboy1973
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2 January 2019|
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Response from A2674HViand | Reviewed this property |
I think it was a constant worry as it did require some effort to keep it going as they wanted it. I loved the place and am pleased I managed to enjoy it several times.
8 September 2018|
Response from suenovell | Reviewed this property |
I believe there was a book you could buy
4 April 2018|
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Response from Martin R | Property representative |
Yes. Adult £6.80 Student £5.80 Child £4.50