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House of Marbles

Visitor Centre

Pottery Road, Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ13 9DS

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About Us

With a nod to the past and an eye on the future.. Welcome to House of Marbles
At House of Marbles and Teign Valley Glass we have been manufacturing our unusual range of games, toys, marbles and glassware since 1973. Visitors to our beautiful Devon site can enjoy museums of glass, games, marbles and pottery. Watch exciting glassblowing, see marvellous marble runs and browse our beautiful shops. Have fun in the games garden and indulge in a hot drink and cake, breakfast, lunch or afternoon tea in our fully licenced restaurant. With free parking and free entry, a visit to us is perfect whatever the weather and for all ages.

Opening Times: Monday to Saturday 9am – 5pm, Sunday 10am – 5pm.

Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Day and Easter Sunday.


Guide Prices

FREE entrance / no admission fees

Opening Times

2018 Opening (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

* Please note that on Sundays, we are open from 10 am but unable to start serving until 11 am due to Sunday trading laws.


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Recent Reviews:

  • Anthony P
    Tamworth, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Very Interesting
    4 of 5 stars
    23rd June 2018
    A very nice attraction and one which is free. A nice museum for pottery and some interesting choices from the gift shop. There is a chance to watch some glass items being made but the jewel are the... Read full review
  • Basingstoke23
    Basingstoke, United Kingdom
    A Lot More than Just Marbles!
    5 of 5 stars
    20th June 2018
    This is a place or interest to all ages (Children Welcome) The wall Marble Game is amazing could be there for hours, also the smaller game machines downstairs. The Glass Blowing was worth a visit... Read full review
  • painterhouse
    Wisbech, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Lovely place could have stayed longer
    5 of 5 stars
    19th June 2018
    Our bus driver took us to the house of marbles, really loved it, and could have stayed longer, they still have the big chimneys, and inside was marbles of all sizes, but also was 2 floors selling a... Read full review


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Attraction Facilities

  • Shop

Key Features

  • Families
  • In countryside
  • Indoor Attraction


  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Parking & Transport

  • Coach Parking
  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)


  • On-Site café/restaurant

Payment Methods

  • All major credit cards accepted
  • Cash & Cheque accepted
  • Visa accepted

Establishment Features

  • Bristol Pound Accepted
  • Coach drop-off point
  • Dog Friendly
  • Dogs Accepted
  • Free car parking
  • On-site coach parking
  • On-site parking or valet parking
  • On-site Restaurant/Cafe
  • Open All Year
  • Shop
  • Tea / Coffee Shop
  • Toilets

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards children
  • Marketed towards families
  • Marketed towards senior citizens

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given

Travel & Trade

  • Wi-fi available

Get in Touch

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This Official Tourism Website is managed by the English Riviera BID Company Ltd.
Company number 10237792.
Registered address 5 Vaughan Parade, Torquay, Devon, England, TQ2 5JG.
Telephone 01803 211211

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