Exeter

Properties and events in Exeter

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Curator Tour - Are we nearly there yet? A history of transport.

Queen Street, Exeter, Devon, EX4 3RX
In person
Pre-booking required

Join assistant curator, Holly Carter-Chappell on a free tour of RAMM's exhibition Are we nearly there yet? A history of transport.

Exeter Library's Special Collection: A 'White Glove' Experience

Exeter Library, Rougemont Place, Castle Street, Exeter, Devon, EX4 3PQ
In person
Pre-booking required

Get up close and personal to a selection of books from Exeter Library's 'Special Collections', dating back to 1480!

Exeter's Underground Passages

2 Paris Street, Exeter, Devon, EX1 1GA
In person
Pre-booking required

Join us under the streets of Exeter on a tour of the city's Underground Passages. Created to bring fresh water into the city from the 14th century onwards and now a unique experience!

Printmaking and Paper Heritage Day (2024)

Exeter Phoenix, Bradninch Place, Gandy Street, Exeter, Devon, EX4 3LS
In person
Pre-booking not required

Printmaking is one of the oldest forms of reproduction of text and image, and some of our presses are over 100 years old. Have a go at various techniques using a range of papers to see how traditional processes are being used in contemporary ways.

Quay Words presents Ian Mortimer: The road to Exeter – from the Middle Ages to the nineteenth century

Custom House, The Quay, Exeter, Devon, EX2 4AN
In person
Pre-booking preferred

Quay Words are thrilled to be joined by writer and historian Ian Mortimer for this free, Heritage Open Days event. During his talk Ian will be talking about travel in the southwest. Ian will draw on his latest book Medieval Horizons.

The Arts & Crafts hospital: Winsford Cottage Hospital open days

Winsford Hospital Cottage, Halwill Junction, Devon, EX21 5XU
In person
Pre-booking preferred

The Landmark Trust have lovingly restored Winsford Cottage Hospital in Halwill Junction. Designed by Arts & Crafts architect CFA Voysey, it has been at the heart of its community for over 100 years. Come along to our open days to find out more.

The Best of Times - The Worst of Times

St Stephen's Church, High Street, Exeter, Devon, EX4 3LN
In person
Pre-booking not required

A talk exploring the way people lived in the Middle Ages.

Tuckers Hall

140 Fore Street, Exeter, Devon, EX4 3AN
In person
Pre-booking not required

Medieval meeting hall dating from 1471. Home to The Incorporated Guilds of Weavers, Fullers (AKA Tuckers) and Shearmen. Woollen Cloth Trades Museum with static and interactive exhibits plus guided tours.