Many generations of children have had great fun looking for Fred our friendly ghost. He hides in the secret room. Can you help us to find him? If you can, you will be given a certificate and a sticker.
Otto heard the polyphon playing in a local pub and acquired it in exchange for a wind-up gramophone and £5. This wonderful music box is one of our most popular exhibits.
A painting by Leonard Rosoman of Otto Overbeck using his rejuvenator. This painting was commissioned by the National Trust in the 1990s.
The 'supreme' model of the 'Overbeck Rejuvenator'. This would have cost £12 in 1930, equivalent to about £350 today. We have a number of different models on display.
A wonderful and evocative collection of local maritime history. The Devon coastline is littered with thousands of wrecks and we tell the story of the the 'Herzogin Cecile'.
Otto Overbeck was believed to be the last living relative of the Dutch Overbeke family. These remarkable books of illustrations by Bonaventura Overbeke are now on display in the museum.