Dovery Manor Museum, Doverhay, Porlock, Somerset, TA24 8QB. United Kingdom
Monday May 1st - Saturday 28th September 2019
150th anniversary of Lorna Doone
The museum is celebrating the 150th anniversary of the
publication of R.D. Blackmore's novel Lorna Doone. The
novel is set in the lovely Oare valley and the wild and
remote areas of Exmoor. Since it was first published it
has never been out of print and over the years there have
been films, plays and television adaptations of the novel.
Saturday May 25th
10 00am to 12pm
Annual Coffee Morning
At the museum.
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Registered Charity Number 1079760
Friday July 12th
The caller will be Ros Lawton.
Admission £5, includes light refreshments.
The bar will be open at 7pm.
Porlock Village Hall
Tickets are available at Spar and the Museum.
Monday May 1st 2019
The museum will open for the season and will feature a
new exhibition in the Solar 'At the Centre of Things' which
will chart the history of one of the village's oldest dwellings
and the trades that sprang up around it.
Thursday, August 8th
Rosemary Gray will be speaking about her and Tim Gray's research into the history of the Cape House.
Admission £2 on the door, includes tea and biscuits.