Bringing Tavistock's Heritage to Life
A World Heritage Site
Tavistock is the eastern gateway to the mining heritage of Devon and Cornwall, built upon the wealth of Tavistock Abbey and the Dukes of Bedford.
World Heritage Site
Tavistock is the eastern gateway to the Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape World Heritage Site, and the ideal place to start your exploration of the region's social and industrial history.
Visitor Information Centre
Our volunteer-run VIC welcomes visitors to Tavistock and gives them the information they need to start exploring the town's fascinating past and captivating present.