Programme of events

We will be running a programme of events and activities throughout the year so you can get involved in some of the projects that are taking place as part of Moor than meets the eye. There is something for everyone from volunteering opportunities to conserve the archaeology of the moor, to wildlife workshops and family friendly events. Most of our events are free but please check the details below carefully and get in touch with the individual event organiser for more details or to book.

We have put together a programme of events and activities to help everyone Discover the Dartmoor Story and explore the landscape stories of the moor. There are activities, open days, walks and talks to suit all abilities and interests.

Take a look at our programme below.

Event listings

Moor words in paint
Moor Words in Paint
6th Apr 2018 10:00am-2:00pm

Participants will create prints incorporating their own words from the question "What does Dartmoor mean to you?" These can be descriptive such as fauna and flora, geological & industrial, linked to weather, sounds, as well as emotional responses to the national park. The workshops will use monoprinting techniqu...

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Moor words in paint
Moor Words in Paint: Children's Drop-in Session
7th Apr 2018 10:00am-2:00pm

Families can drop in throughout the day to try monoprinting techniques and make exciting monoprints inspired by Dartmoor

Tickets £3

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Restoring cottages in Ilsington
The Achievements of Captain Quelch
21st Apr 2018 10:30am-4:00pm

Saving a Devon Village-The achievements of Captain Quelch -1938-2018

In 1938 many of the cottages were condemned. With grant aid from the local authority, Captain Quelch led the restoration work. Join us to celebrate the 80th an...

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A Woolly Tale
27th Apr 2018 7:00pm

A Woolly Tale...

A fulling mill, a serge manufactory, accident at mill, runaway apprentice, burials in wool, and more.......Come along and learn more about this fascinating local history. There will be an Exhibition by the North Bovey History of Wool Project and illus...

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Last update: 23 Nov 2015 12:23pm