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Best Parks and Playgrounds In Devon

We've rounded up the best parks and playgrounds in Devon in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 36 Devon parks and playgrounds to pick from. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the parks and playgrounds we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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Waie 2 Play

  • Crediton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Waie 2 Play Set beside The Waie Inn this is a bright, safe indoor play facility incorporating multi level climbing frames, racing and tube slides, cl...

Becky Falls Ancient Woodland Park

  • Dartmoor
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

There's lots to keep active kids busy at Becky Falls Ancient Woodland Park, from boulder scrambling and exploring the river walks, to hunting for the...

Canonteign Falls5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Exeter
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Canonteign Falls, set in the heart of Devon's Teign Valley, is a breathtaking attraction that offers a great day out for the family. Over 80 acres of...

Simmons Park

  • Okehampton
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Simmons Park , which also encompasses Kempley Meadows, boasts a few great little adventure play areas with a good range of sturdy equipment great for...

Haldon Forest Park5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Kennford
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

If you go down to the woods today you’re sure to have an adventure, as well as a few surprises along the way! With 3,500 acres of woodland to discove...

Exeter Sculpture Walk

  • Exeter
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Exeter Sculpture Walk can be found Streatham Campus at the University of Exeter, commonly considered the most beautiful campus in England. The campus...

War Horse Valley Country Farm Park

  • Hatherleigh
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Inspired by the classic Michael Morpurgo story, War Horse Valley Country Farm Park celebrates Devon’s wartime history and the beloved tale of Albert...

Powderham Castle4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Exeter
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Powderham Castle is packed with medieval intrigue, cute creatures and play all day, every day! Begin with a guided tour of the castle which run at re...



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The Bear Trail

  • Cullompton
  • Outdoor
  • Climbing

The Bear Trail has one priority above all: get muddy! This is a lovely outdoor adventure trail which gives kids (of all ages!) a space to invent, pus...

The Den Teignmouth

  • Teignmouth
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Find your very own fortress at The Den, Teignmouth and spend a day out with your little ones at a park nestled right beside the sea. A recipient of a...

Pennywell Farm5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(3)

  • Buckfastleigh
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Awards and accolades aside, Pennywell Farm is home to the world famous Pennywell Miniature Pigs! These little cuties would be well worth the price of...

Wildwood Escot5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Ottery St Mary
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Come learn about the native wildlife, get stuck in the crazy maze, and marvel at the magnificent Anglo-Saxon village, all set in the 220 acres of par...

Cockington Court

  • Torquay
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

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 h...

RHS Garden Rosemoor

  • Great Torrington
  • Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Need a break from the city? Take the family to the beautiful RHS Garden Rosemoor - see the stunning roses, walk amongst the shrubs and the trees, and...

Totnes Castle

  • Totnes
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Explore the wonders of Totnes Castle, with magical towers and a beautiful Bailey castle fit for any prince or princess. As you approach the castle yo...

Berry Head National Nature Reserve

  • Brixham
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Berry Head National Nature Reserve stands at the Southern tip of Tor Bay with cliffs reaching 60 metres (20 feet) high! An exceptional location for w...

Atlantis Adventure Park1 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Bideford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Dive into the sea and discover the lost city of Atlantis. Take your little ones to Atlantis Adventure Park and uncover the secrets of the deep. This...

The Gnome Reserve

  • Bradworthy
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Wander the four enchanted acres of The Gnome Reserve whilst wearing your very own gnome hats! Making over seventy television appearances and being in...

Hidden Valley Discovery Park

  • Launceston
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Hidden Valley Discovery Park, a hidden gem and great entertainment for everyone. Take a walk and relax in the many magical secret gardens; including...

West Hoe Park

  • Plymouth
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

West Hoe Park is a park with a large childrens play area, a miniature railway and putting green, crazy golf, trampolines, merry-go-round and bouncy c...

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