Cockington Court | Day Out With The Kids

Cockington Court

Torquay, Devon, England

Attraction Information

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  • Arts and Crafts icon Arts and Crafts

Ages: all ages

Venue type: Indoor and Outdoor

There's always something to do for kids (and grown-ups) at Cockington Court and lots of it is actually free! An all-weather play area open all year has a range of slides, swings, roundabouts, water fountains and sensory equipment.

A mystery trail runs through the manor house and grounds where Agatha Christie once played. Follow the clues and see if you can solve the crime.

Plus, there are stables, Horse carriage rides, art galleries, a medieval church, Cafe selling freshly made dishes plus a 460 acre award-winning country park with lakes and woodland to explore.

The thriving craft centre is home to a variety of highly skilled artists and craft-workers, all of whom can be seen in their workshops demonstrating their skills. Commissions taken for unique personalised gifts.

Just a mile from Torquay seafront, a visit to Cockington Court is a top day out for all the family.


  • Restaurant Restaurant Onsite
  • Snacks Snacks Available
  • Wheelchair Wheelchair Friendly
  • Parking Parking Available On-site

Getting There and Contact Information


Cockington, Torquay, Devon, TQ2 6XA, England


Click here to visit Cockington Court's website
01803 607230

Standard Opening Times and Pricing

Opening hours

Selected event dates year round with full schedule on their website.


Free admission

Prices may vary for activities and attractions.

More Information


Disabled toilets and baby changing facilities.

Baby food facilities

By request hot water for milk-warming is supplied in the cafe.

Gift shop

A vast selection of quality art and craft items with something to appeal to all ages.

Eating information

Cafe situated in Manor House is renowned for its cakes, scones and fancies freshly baked each day on the premises. Organic Ice cream and drinks. Also offers lunch menu, 'light bites', salads, jacket potatoes, sandwiches, pizza and soup of the day, from local produce where possible and made to order.