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Torrington 1646

Castle Hill
South Street
Great Torrington
Devon
Post Code : EX38 8AA
Telephone : 01805 626146
Admission Cost Admission Charge
Travel back to the time of the English Civil War.

Your 2 hour tour will show you what Torrington was like in 1646 when the English Civil War was raging across England, Royalists versus the Parliamentarians of Cromwell. A fun way to learn history. Your guide will take you through the reconstructed streets of Torrington to watch musket balls being made, dress up as a soldier, have a go with some of the weapons, and see the barber surgeon at work. After your tour you can visit the exhibition here.

Facilities at 1646 include a cafe.

Opening Times
Apr-early Sept: Tues-Thurs first Tour at 10:00, last tour 14:00. Please book in advance.
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