Dovery Manor Museum

At the historic village of Porlock, in the Exmoor National Park, UK

Doverhay, Porlock, Somerset, TA24 8QB. United Kingdom

An excellent museum. So interesting.

Cathy and Tony Savery, Coventry - 26th September, 2016


R & P. Pike, Hertfordshire - 25th August 2016

Let's hope it stays alive forever.

David and Eve, Pilling,Lancashire - 11th August 2016

Fabulous and Interesting Museum.

Nigel Boddington and Sue Smith, Weston-super-Mare - 8th August 2016

Very educational...interesting and well explained.

Derek and Manda Mason, Cornwall - 23rd  July 2016

Brill museum, was so good, everyone loved it.
Silver DofE Group - 18th July 2016

Possibly the best local museum we have ever spent time in.

Mr and Mrs Morgan, Old Bampton - 15th July 2016

Beautiful little museum, really interesting with personal stories and a diversity of artefacts. Thank you!

Vanessa and Alan, Dunster - 1st July 2016

I love all of it.

Frankie, 1st July 2016

Thank you to the lovely volunteer for all her help!

Abbie, Minehead - 25th June 2016

A lovely trip down memory lane

Sheila Bliss, Dorset - 15th June 2016

A fascinating insight into local history, an unexpected find!

Kate Harper - 14th June 2016

What an absolutely delightful and beautifully curated museum.

Ted Parsons - 9th June 2016

A fascinating insght into the history of Porlock Weir - well done.

Lesley Clements - 1st June  2016

A great place to visit.

Alan, Steph and Stoney the dog. Milton Keynes - 2nd June 2016


Gail Rixon, South Wales - 30th May 2016

What an absolute little treasure - great to read about the local history.

Steve and Tracy Beresford, Ripley - 30th May 2016

A superb record of local history. Well done the organisers and stewards.

Colin Smith, Lincolnshire - 23rd May 2016

Very informative.

P & A. Mackensie - 19th May 2016

Most delightful exhibition. What an interesting morning. Thank you.

Muriel Banham, Attenborough - 7th May 2016

Too much to see in one visit, will be back.

Annabel Campbell, Sampford Brett - 5th May 2016

Splendid exhibition, welcome and guides. Thank you.

Jill Walmsley and Members of the U3A Archaeology Group.

Fascinating, so well presented.

Edward and Janet Smith, Wells 2nd May 2016.

Excellent WW1 exhibition and a super old manor house.
Roger Fenn - 2nd July 2014

An amazing museum, so interesting with so many local connections. All exhibits well presented. Well done.
Alex and Elsie Scott - 12th June 2014

Absolutely wonderful! Nostalgic.
Charlotte Hill - 26th May 2014

Excellent information and moving thought provoking exhibition.
Heather and Nigel Litern - 19th April 2014

Fantastic and fascinating museum.
Mr & Mrs Bell. Salisbury, Maryland. - 27th May 2013

Impeccably presented.
Mr & Mrs Stevens. Somerset - 15th May 2013

The most beautiful museum I ever visited. But it was a long time ago. Now the museum is even better and more beautiful, than from its first beginning.Thanks for such a good website.
Felicitas Köhler from Sweden - 26th December 2012

The Dovery Manor Museum has become the "Heart & Soul" of the village of Porlock
Charles - Minehead - 23rd November 2012

So interesting, really charming, we will be back again.
Sobin Family - 8th August 2012

Absolutely beautiful
Jeff & Maggie Cridge - 8th August 2012

Wonderful museum and archives, many thanks.
Ann Nevett - 12th July 2012

A rare, lovely example; long may it remain.
Jackie Shearer - 25th May 2012

Garden was superb and the little book of illustrations excellent. Thank you so much - a hidden jewel.
Glynis and Phil - 24th September 2011

Beautiful historic building…
Ian and Hayley Boyce - 20th April 2011

Hugely impressive.
J M Hayward (Bath) - 3rd March 2011