Arts & Culture


The area around Fursdon boasts many venues of art and culture, below are a selection of our recommendations.

Exeter Cathedral, EX1 1HS (20 mins), 01392 285983  – fantastic 11th century cathedral and green.

Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery, Exeter EX4 3RX (20 mins) 01392 665858 – recently refurbished, award-winning museum.

Tiverton Museum, EX16 6PJ (15 mins), 01884 256295 – good local museum.

Exeter Underground Passages, EX1 1GA (20 mins), 01392 665887

Morwellham Quay, Tavistock, PL19 8JL, 01822 832766 – informative family day out.

Northcott Theatre, Exeter, EX4 4QB (20 mins), 01392 493493 – always lots on here, including some for kids and some nationally recognised productions.

Phoenix, Exeter, EX4 3LS (20 mins), 01392 667080 – multi-art form venue with music, art, film, theatre and comedy.

Tiverton Comedy Hall, New Hall, Tiverton, EX16 6QP (15 mins) – 1st Monday of every month, attracts some surprisingly big names for a local comedy night! Good fun.

Lantic Gallery, 38 Gold St, Tiverton EX16 6PY (15 mins), 01884 259888.

Laurie Steen – fantastic local artist.

Picturehouse, Exeter, EX4 3AJ (20 mins), 08707 551238 – with bar.