Museum of British Surfing

Museum of British Surfing
Caen Street car park
Braunton
Devon
EX33 1AA
England

Website

Museum of British Surfing website

www.museumofbritishsurfing.org.uk

E-mail

contact@museumofbritishsurfing.org.uk

Telephone

01271 815155

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The Museum of British Surfing is the national registered charity established to preserve Britain's rich surfing heritage, celebrate new achievements and help shape the future of surfing in Great Britain.
Each year we have a new exhibition at our venue in Braunton, exploring different themes in surfing culture and heritage - typically you will see about a quarter of our collection at any one time (the largest collection in Europe).
We will also have a full programme of music and film events, and will be continuing our touring exhibitions in museums around the UK.

Venue Type:

Museum

Opening hours

Please see our website for exhibitions & opening times

Admission charges

Adult £4.00
Concessions £3.50
Children (16 & under/accompanied) Free
Groups (10 or more; per person) £2.50

Getting there

We are located on the main Caen Street car park in the village of Braunton - see our website for detailed travel information and our Green Travel Plan.

Additional info

We are located on the main Caen Street public car park in Braunton, public toilets are also in the car park. We are next to the Tarka Trail. We have access suitable for people with disabilities or in wheelchairs. No dogs except guide dogs.
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Historic British surfboards and associated memorabilia dating back to the time when Captain James Cook and his crew first discovered surfing in 1769. We have a large range of surfing publications dating back 200 years, plus photographs, films and interviews with pioneer surfers.

Collection details

Maritime, Sport, Archives, Social History, Natural Sciences, Costume and Textiles, Fine Art, Film and Media, Industry, Music, Performing Arts, Photography, Science and Technology, World Cultures, Decorative and Applied Art, Personalities

Key artists and exhibits

  • British Surfing History
  • Surf heritage
  • Surf culture
  • Ocean environment

Getting there

We are located on the main Caen Street car park in the village of Braunton - see our website for detailed travel information and our Green Travel Plan.

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