Sights & Attractions in The West Country

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Fodor's Choice Sights in The West Country

Sights Overview
Name Category Location
 
At-Bristol
One of the country's top family-friendly science centers, this...
Museums / Galleries Bristol
 
Cathedral of St. Peter
At the heart of Exeter, the great Gothic cathedral was begun...
Religious Sites Exeter
 
Dunster Castle
A 13th-century fortress remodeled in 1868, Dunster Castle dominates...
Castles / Palaces Dunster
 
Eden Project
Spectacularly set in a former china-clay pit, this garden presents...
Gardens / Arboretums Fowey
 
Lanhydrock
One of Cornwall's greatest country piles, Lanhydrock gives a...
Houses / Mansions Bodmin
 
Lydford Gorge
The River Lyd carved a spectacular 1½-mile-long chasm through...
Geological Sites Lydford Gorge
 
M Shed
In a refurbished transit shed on the harbor side, this museum...
Museums / Galleries Bristol
 
Pendennis Castle
At the end of its own peninsula stands this formidable castle...
Castles / Palaces Falmouth
 
Royal Albert Memorial Museum
This family-friendly museum is housed in a recently refurbished...
Museums / Galleries Exeter
 
Tintagel Castle
Although all that remains of the ruined cliff-top Tintagel Castle...
Castles / Palaces Tintagel
 
Torre Abbey
For lovers of fine things, Torquay's chief attraction is Torre...
Museums / Galleries Torquay
 
Tyntesfield
The National Trust is gradually restoring this extravagant, 35-bedroom...
Houses / Mansions Bristol
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