Around Exeter

Country house estates and glorious Devon gardens, quirky homes and stories to uncover

Places to visit

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Our work in the South West

Little known gems near Exeter

Walk & play

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Spot some wildlife near you 

There are plenty of places to see Devon and Exmoor's summer wildlife start to bloom. We've pulled together a list of great spots.

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Summer walks with a picnic spot  

Planning a picnic? From woodland walks, castle grounds or seaside spots there are plenty of places to spread out a picnic blanket and drink in the views around Devon and Exmoor.

Visitors running at a National Trust site

Find an event 

Places in the South West host everything from guided house tours and ranger days to spring walks.

Children playing in the Bide Brook and a dog walker in the village Lacock in Wiltshire

Find a place to visit 

Discover somewhere to visit using our search. In the South West you're never far from somewhere to explore.


Journey from wild coasts, moorland and curious historic houses to lush gardens and beaches in Devon.