Top Choice Heritage Railway in Lynton & Lynmouth

Cliff Railway

This extraordinary piece of Victorian engineering sees two cars, linked by a steel cable, descend and ascend the sloping cliff face according to the weight of water in the cars’ tanks. All burnished wood and polishe…
Museum in Lynton & Lynmouth

Lyn & Exmoor Museum

This small museum contains background on the Lynmouth Flood, a devastating flash flood which swept through the town in 1952 and claimed 34 lives. Call the tourist office for opening times.
Interpretation Centre in Lynton & Lynmouth

Flood Memorial Hall

On 16 August 1952 a huge wave of water swept through Lynmouth after torrential rain. The devastation was immense: 34 people lost their lives; four bridges and countless houses were washed away. This exhibition featu…