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

Dovery Manor Museum

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

SEAS OF CHANGE                    Monday 1st May - Friday 29th September


The summer exhibition, in partnership with the Boat Shed Museum, will carry forward Porlock Weir's history from 1914 until 1950.  The title, Seas of Change, reflects the enormous and far reaching social and technological changes of the period.

TIME: Monday to Friday 10am - 5pm, Saturday 10.30am - 4pm,
Closed Sunday

VENUE: The Museum Solar

PRICE: Free  (but donations gratefully accepted)

TALK BY TIM AND ROSEMARY GRAY.                               Thursday   24th


Tim and Rosemary Grey will be showing images and recounting the history of Rosemary Cape’s historic Porlock house.Tea and biscuits will be served.


Time:    7.30pm

Venue:  The Methodist Hall.

Price :   £2. Tickets at the door.


November 2017

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May 2017

PORLOCK OPEN GARDENS                       Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st


The medieval garden will be open as part of the Open Gardens weekend, organised by Porlock Visitor Centre

TIME: Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st May 2017

VENUE: The Museum Medieval Garden

PRICE: Tickets available for all the gardens from Porlock Visitor  Centre

Upcoming events at Dovery Manor Museum...

August 2017

September 2017

PLANT SALE AND COFFEE MORNING                                Saturday 27th


All sorts of locally grown plants available - fruit, vegetables, flowers, shrubs and some exotics. Early viewing is recommended as the best plants tend to go early! Donations of plants to the sale are most welcome. We can collect donations to the sale if you wish - email enquiries@doverymanormuseum.org.uk  with your offer.

TIME: Saturday 27th May 2017 10.30am -12.30am

VENUE: The Museum & Garden

PRICE: Just the price of the locally grown plants you might buy!

July 2017

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October 2017

SEAS OF CHANGE                    Monday 1st May - Friday 29th September


The summer exhibition continues.

SEAS OF CHANGE                    Monday 1st May - Friday 29th September


The summer exhibition continues.

In addition to the regular exhibitions we hold fund raising, and other events throughout the year. Here is the up-to-date list of planned events...

SEAS OF CHANGE                    Monday 1st May - Friday 29th September


The summer exhibition continues.

SEAS OF CHANGE                    Monday 1st May - Friday 29th September


The summer exhibition continues, but will close ON FRIDAY 29th.

CHARITY QUIZ NIGHT                                                                  Friday 28th


Dovery Manor Museum's annual Quiz Night will take place again this year at Porlock Village Hall. Teams of up to 6. Light refreshments are included in the ticket price, and a licensed bar is available to purchase drinks. All proceeds go towards the running costs of the museum.


TIME:         Bar opens at 7.00pm; Quiz starts at 7.30pm promptly.

VENUE:     Porlock  Village Hall

PRICE:      £5 .00 including light refreshments.

TICKETS:  Available at the Museum and Porlock Visitor Centre

June 2017