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Inspiring local art in an beautiful Devon setting

A must visit every May when The Delamore Estate opens it's doors to the public in aid of charitable... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2018
kat682018
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South Devon, United Kingdom
Fantastic art displayed in beautiful setting

Delamore house & gardens make the most fantastic backdrop for an exhibition of this kind. I was... read more

Reviewed May 27, 2018
Viv B
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Reviewed August 19, 2018

A must visit every May when The Delamore Estate opens it's doors to the public in aid of charitable causes. For the month of May, the grounds are filled with a huge range of art in a multitude of media's. Rooms inside display floor to...More

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Reviewed May 27, 2018

Delamore house & gardens make the most fantastic backdrop for an exhibition of this kind. I was blown away last year by how much art was on display. The gardens were as interesting as the art if you are a plants person, there were many...More

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Reviewed May 20, 2018

Spent a couple of hours here. been many times.once again a lovely garden and interesting and unusual pieces of art.it is now £8 to get in.the price goes up each year.? they need to be careful not to out price themselves,especially as they are trying...More

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David W, Manager at Delamore House, responded to this reviewResponded May 21, 2018

Thank you for you kind comments. We strive to make the exhibition the absolute best we can and in addition to what you see, a lot of work goes on behind the scenes, and throughout the year. Delamore is the largest collection of work for...More

Reviewed May 17, 2018

Such a treat - local artists display their work in this beautiful setting, which sets off both the sculptures and the well tended gardens. Wheelchair accessible in gravel paths and grass (wouldn't attempt it if wet, or the cobbles by the cafe). Really helpful staff.

Thank Katey835
Reviewed May 17, 2018

Excellent exhibition of sculptures, metal work , pottery and paintings in a lovely location. The gardens are wonderfully varied with an excellent collection of trees and shrubs with many of the large exhibits stratigically placed for maximum effect. The gallery in the main house and...More

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David W, Manager at Delamore House, responded to this reviewResponded May 21, 2018

Thank you. Cornwood WI help with the scrummy cakes. Hats off to them!

Reviewed February 25, 2018

A beautiful garden just outside Cornwood near Plympton Plymouth Open or the whole of May with Sculpture, set throughout the grounds, Art in the house and a lovely tea room

Thank OND69
Reviewed May 29, 2017

We came following a recommendation and are so pleased we did. There are sculptures galore around the grounds as well as two art exhibitions.

Thank Russ1470
Reviewed May 24, 2017

Visited this lovely garden which sets off the fantastic art and sculpture and then we come across the cafe.......you will not find better soup and the cake, words fail! It's only here until the end of the month, so hurry or wait until next May!

Thank KMD629
David W, Manager at Delamore House, responded to this reviewResponded May 21, 2018

Thank you for your kind comments.

Reviewed May 13, 2017

Excellent display of exhibits throughout the beautiful landscaped gardens on the edge of Dartmoor. The Delamere estate has an interesting history and a long association with the yearly art display and sale. The small cafe is located near the estate office and part of the...More

Thank pbhPlymouth
Reviewed October 18, 2016

A good half day out with interesting art (painting, sculpture) indoors and out and a really good facility for teas/coffee cakes etc. A Lovely setting.

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They choose a charity to donate to each year. Last time I went I think it was about £7 but may be a bit more now but you get the catalogue describing exhibits. Definitely worth a visit.
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