Out and about:September

If you want to celebrate or are after a special treat that you’ll never forget, then our new Dine at the Aquarium night is perfect for you!


Relax and unwind in front of our huge exhibits. With a delicious four course meal and wine, this VIP experience is too good to miss.

This VIP dinning experience is extremely limited with only 15 tables available for each event.

New dates include Friday 11th September,

Saturday 19th September, and

Friday 25th September.

Click below to view the menu and book now:

Buckland Abbey

Discovery, tranquillity and history – an ancient gem in the Tavy Valley landscape

The cider house and main abbey gardens and the estate walks at Buckland Abbey are open; you’ll need to book tickets online or by calling 0344 249 1895 by 3pm the day before your visit. 

Saltram House

A house full of treasures, stories & intrigue.

The garden at Saltram is open and you’ll need to book tickets online or by calling 0344 249 1895 by 3pm the day before your visit. 

Dartmoor Zoo: Home of 'We Bought A Zoo'

Fantastic family fun just 15 minutes from Plymouth

In 2006 the Mee family purchased the struggling Dartmoor Wildlife Park, reopening as Dartmoor Zoo in 2007. Zoo Director, Benjamin Mee recorded the family’s story in his book, “We Bought a Zoo” which was made into a movie of the same name starring Matt Damon and Scarlett Johansson in 2012.

Set in 33 acres of beautiful woodland just 20 minutes from Plymouth, Dartmoor Zoo features the largest collection of Big Cats in the region including African Lions, Amur Tigers, Jaguar and Cheetah. Visitors will also find Iberian Wolves, European Brown Bears, South American Tapir, Ostrich, Meerkats, Otters, Monkeys and much more.


An atmospheric Tudor house with Medieval roots

The garden at Cotehele is now open. You'll need to book your tickets online or by calling 0344 249 1895 by 3pm the day before your visit.

Mount Edgcumbe

Make Memories at Mount Edgcumbe, Britain’s Historic Park by the Sea

Explore the coastline, discover our trails, segway around the grounds and take some time out browsing in our shopping village or refresh in one of the café or restaurant.

Kents Cavern

Go underground at Kents Cavern Prehistoric caves.

On your visit you'll go back to a time when the cave was home to ancient humans, sheltering from extreme weather, making fires, shaping tools and hunting Ice Age animals.

Becky Falls

Explore the most beautiful place in Devon

Set within a spectacular ancient valley, Dartmoor’s famous Becky Falls has been attracting visitors since 1903, and no trip to Devon would be complete without a visit. 

As always, we will be offering hands-on Animal Encounter Shows where you can get up close to some of our friendly residents. Who will you meet today? They could be furry, scaly, feathery, or even have 8 legs! No session is the same. Not forgetting the Meet the Keeper Sessions throughout the day with our Meerkats and other animals. We also have a children’s stamp trail, where every child wins a prize, and there are Explorer Backpacks available to borrow to help young explorers really discover the woodland.

Antony House

18th-Century house set within a magnificent landscape garden.

We're looking forward to welcoming you back. The garden, car park and toilet facilities are open. You'll need to book your tickets by 3pm on the day before your visit.