Totnes Fashion and Textiles Museum

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The Devon Collection of Period Costume contains clothing for men, women and children from the eighteenth century to the end of the twentieth century.

A themed exhibition, which is changed annually, is displayed in the most intact Tudor Merchant's House in Totnes.

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Opening hours

Open Tuesday to Friday inclusive
20th May to 30thSeptember:
11am to 5pm (last entry 4.30pm);
Outside these times and during October by prior appointment.

Admission charges

Adults £2
Children 80p
Concessions £1.50
Family £4.50

Additional info

The meeting room must be pre-booked.

Collection details

Archives, Costume and Textiles

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.

Corsets and Crinolines

  • 19 May — 2 October 2015 *on now

This year's exhibition shows how the fashionable silhouette for women and men has changed over time, and will also feature the undergarments that were worn to create those shapes. The exhibition will be open from May 19th, Tuesdays to Fridays from 11.00 a.m. to 5.00p.m. until the end of September. We hope to see you there. Look on our Facebook Page for photos from the exhibition.


adult:£2-50, Conc: £2, Children: £1, Family: £5-50, Guided Tours (booked) &p

Totnes Fashion and Textiles Museum
Bogan House
43 High Street




01392 265967

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