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The Du Maurier Literary Centre

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Love visiting this shop, has lots of lovely items for sale including the Du Maurier books and lots... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2017
Liskeard, United Kingdom

I grew up playing in her garden and knew her well. This centre is a great treat for me and I... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2016
Tocane Saint-Apre, France
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  • Average13%
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  • Terrible8%
3 Jan 2017
“Love this shop”
24 Dec 2016
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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5 South St,, Fowey PL23 1BQ, England
+44 1726 833619
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Reviewed 3 January 2017

Love visiting this shop, has lots of lovely items for sale including the Du Maurier books and lots of information about her too. Sell cards and lots of gifts. Well worth a visit

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Reviewed 24 December 2016

I grew up playing in her garden and knew her well. This centre is a great treat for me and I recommend it.

2  Thank ChasN
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Very pleasant and helpful staff. Lots of information, books, souvenirs and maps and everything you can think of to help explore Fowey and surrounding areas.

Thank LesleyM1010
Reviewed 3 November 2016

After many years of reading Daphne du Maurier books (both fiction and anything I can find!) we made a 2 hour journey to Fowey which started well with a lovely mini bus trip where the driver gave us a quick tour of Fowey and dropped...More

Thank w31end
Reviewed 29 October 2016

As a tourist information centre these premises are fantastic. Helpful friendly staff and a vast selection of local history and information books. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Craig_Row
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Thought that there would be a lot more information about Daphne Du Maurier and perhaps other Authors, as suggested by the name of the shop. It really was only a Tourist Information Office. Glad we hadn't visited solely for that.

1  Thank Sussex16
Reviewed 8 August 2016

A lovely visitor centre with friendly staff - a very nice lady assistant was most helpful in finding us the "last bed in town" - thank you. A good range of information and services available.

Thank sunshinedays28
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

A well stocked card/gift type shop with a Tourist Information Centre thrown in. I'm not to sure how it can claim to be 'The Du Maurier Literary Centre' - being a HUGE fan I was left a little disappointed :( they do however sell her...More

1  Thank Vickity1983
Reviewed 9 July 2016

We saw the sign on the A390 for the Du Maurier Centre in Fowey, so we planned a trip to Fowey based on what we subsequently read on Tripadvisor. It turns out the entire display in the back room has been taken down. I could...More

Thank Gruenemann
Reviewed 1 July 2016

We went in to the centre a couple of times during our stay, once to buy a book on local walks and the second for advice on how to get to Liskeard to collect our car which had broken down the previous day and now...More

Thank Diane W
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