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Well thought out and informative centre

Lots of things to see and some interactive activities. Picture boards of the flora and fauna... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
774lesleyc
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Visiting the area

Fantastic place to take young children to learn about the countryside and the seaside not to be... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
_wendythomas61
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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21 Jun 2018
“Well thought out and informative centre”
14 Aug 2017
“Visiting the area”
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Caen Car Park Caen Street, Braunton EX33 1AA, England
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Reviewed 21 June 2018

Lots of things to see and some interactive activities. Picture boards of the flora and fauna. Helpful, knowledgable staff. Well worth a visit if you want to know more about the Burrows and what you might see there.

Thank 774lesleyc
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Fantastic place to take young children to learn about the countryside and the seaside not to be missed .

Thank _wendythomas61
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Small attractive museum about the countryside round braunton. Informative displays. Lots of child engagement which goes beyond just pressing buttons eg large screen microscope, matching games, videos, fish tank. Friendly staff. Well worth an hour if you're in the area

Thank Chantal B
Reviewed 9 July 2017

A small but very interesting centre that is worth visiting, particularly with children. Excellent explanations regarding the local nature and in particular, about Braunton Burrows which are very worthwhile walking through.

Thank Rick_and_Jane
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Interesting displays interpret the lay of the land for those interested in natural history and local ecology. Very helpful staff

Thank janwT2714TR
Reviewed 29 May 2017

you can learn everything about braunton burrows, the plants and wildlife. The staff are extremely knowledgeable and there are maps of the area to buy for walkers.

Thank Tricia G
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

The Braunton countryside center has recently undergone a major refurbishment and looks great for it. Lots of local information, as well as information about walks to do in the area and what you might see whilst out and about. Best of all it's free to...More

Thank KarlN718
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Very comprehensive range of booklets and leaflets on "things to do" locally. Staff are clued up on advice and local knowledge. Be sure to get some booklets on wildlife identification, they have a very good stock and I got most of my collection here.

Thank AlanC2928
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Bought a map of Braunton Burrows from here so we wont get lost on our journey through the sand dunes to see the flowers

Thank Tricia G
Reviewed 16 September 2016

The Countryside Centre is a great source of information about the flora and fauna and environmental issues of the region.

Thank KNCooper
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