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RSPB Shop, Darts Farm

Devon - Exeter

United Kingdom

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Taking the kids out for the day to RSPB Shop, Darts Farm in Devon

CONTACT INFO

01392 879438
exe.estuary@rspb.org.uk
RSPB Shop, Darts Farm
Topsham
Exeter
Devon
EX3 0QH
United Kingdom

ON PEAK WORKING HOURS

START END
Sunday 09:00 - 17:30
Monday 09:00 - 17:30
Tuesday 09:00 - 17:30
Wednesday 09:00 - 17:30
Thursday 09:00 - 17:30
Friday 09:00 - 17:30
Saturday 09:00 - 17:30

DESCRIPTION

On the outskirts of Exeter, Darts Farm is home to a large variety of birds, insects and other wildlife. Our shop here is part of a large shopping complex in beautiful farmland, with ponds and wetland areas.

Opening times

Monday to Saturday, 9 am to 5.30 pm, and on Sundays, 10 am to 4.30 pm.

If you are new to birdwatching...

On the outskirts of Exeter, Darts Farm is situated on farmland but surrounded by wetlands. The farmland is home to a large variety of birds which is boosted by flocks of linnets, fieldfares and redwings during the winter months. The wetlands attract hundreds of duck, geese and other waders in the winter. In summer you can see dragonflies, skylarks and kingfishers.

Information for dog owners

Responsible dog owners with their dogs are welcome.

DIRECTIONS

By bicycle (Sustrans cycle route)

Cycle Path Exeter to Topsham continues to Darts Farm.

By train

Topsham. 20 minute walk, following signs to Exmouth.

By bus

The number 57 Exeter to Exmouth bus stops opposite Darts Farm.

By road

From M5 Motorway: Leave motorway at Junction 30 and follow signs to Exmouth. Once on the dual carriageway, 'Darts Farm Shopping Village' is signposted on a tourist brown sign. Go past the first entrance and enter the car park in through the second. The RSPB Shop is above the Cotswold Outdoor shop. From Exeter: Follow signs to Topsham. Drive through Topsham, following signs to Exmouth and Darts Farm is on the left.
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