Bideford Tourist Information

As well as being an art gallery, museum and café, we’re also Bideford’s central hub for tourists.

Bideford has a range of activities and places to visit throughout the year. Whatever the weather, there is always something to do for adults and children alike.  From sun, sea and sand to a fun day out with the family there really is something to suit everyone (unfortunately the sun cannot be guaranteed!)

Shop till you drop by visiting the wonderful independent shops and delight your tastebuds from the array of eateries, guaranteed to delight.

To get the most out of your visit book a stay at one of the range of establishments in the area from hotels to B&B’s and self-catering accommodation.

We offer a full tourist information service at our front desk, and any of our friendly Visitor Service Assistants will be pleased to help you with:

  • Tips on the best places to visit in North Devon

  • Accommodation booking

  • Information on events, travel and festivals

  • Local bus times

  • Lundy Island tickets

  • Fishing permits

  • Events and excursion leaflets

  • Maps, books and guides

Visit the Burton Exhibitions and Activities page to find out more about what we have going on.  Subscribe to our newsletter to keep up to date with future events.

Bideford town guide and map

Bideford Town Guide

This downloadable guide (produced by the Town Council) has everything you need to know about the town, its history, key spots to visit and a handy map too.

Download Bideford Town Guide & Map

North Devon Events

Take a look at Visit North Devon for up to date information about what’s on.  North Devon is host to a range of events throughout the year including festivals, open gardens, live theatre, and arts and crafts fairs.

Discover places to explore, stay and experience.

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For Bideford tourist information enquiries please contact

01237 477676