Another of Brixham’s maritime attractions is a life-size replica of Sir Francis Drake’s Golden Hind. You can go on board and take a peek back in time to find out what it was like aboard a galleon in Sir Francis Drakes’ time.
Brixham is home to several festivals including Fishstock, the Heritage Festival, Trawler Races, Brixham Pirate and Shanty Festival (which holds the World Record for a mile of pirates), Pirate Days, a regatta and Brixham Hapnin. Just in case you think it’s all about fish, the summer Cowtown festival celebrates the town’s agricultural side.
For nature lovers, nearby Berry Head is a National Nature Reserve and gateway site for the UNESCO-supported English Riviera Global Geopark, while the South West Coast Path offers breath-taking walks. If you want to learn more check out the Geopark Discovery Packages and other Torbay Coast and Countryside Trust Events.
Nearby Breakwater Beach has a cupboard full of awards, including the Breakwater Beach Blue Flag, Quality Coast Award, and is a Marine Conservation Society Good Beach Guide Recommended Beach.
Housed in the old Brixham police station, Brixham Heritage Museum provides an intriguing place to...0.03 miles away
Brixham Theatre now presents over fifty performances a year – community shows and hired in...0.09 miles away
Radiating a warmth of its own, Brixham nestles in the rugged cliffs at the southern end of the...0.28 miles away
Blackbeard's Trail is described as a lovely, moderate, circular walk of about 2.5 miles,...0.29 miles away
Set at the Northfields Industrial Estate, in Brixham, Devon, we offer a spacious, light and clean...0.3 miles away
Dartmouth Day Cruise - an exciting day adventure to the lovely historic Port of Dartmouth. Cruising...0.3 miles away
The Golden Hind at Brixham is a full sized replica of one of the most iconic ships from the age of...0.31 miles away
Brixham Art and Craft Market is held every Saturday from Easter to the end of October, under the...0.31 miles away
A boat trip is the perfect way to experience the English Riviera from one of its best vantage...0.32 miles away
The Brixham Battery Heritage Group was founded in 1999 by the late Ron Coleman, we are a group of...0.41 miles away
Not only does Battery Gardens boast one of the most panoramic views in the bay, it is also a...0.46 miles away
Brixham Harbour is located on the southern side of Tor Bay and boasts one of the largest fishing...0.5 miles away
Fishcombe Cove is ideal if you want to escape the crowds. Situated along the coast from Brixham,...0.55 miles away
Protecting Brixham Harbour is the massive structure of Brixham Breakwater, stretching for half a...0.77 miles away
Close to the mouth of Brixham harbour is Breakwater Beach, one of the cleanest beaches on the...0.84 miles away
St Mary’s Bay is a delightful secluded sandy beach with interesting rock formations and surrounding...0.88 miles away