Dartmouth Museum

South Devon

An eclectic collection of costumes, swords, ships in bottles and vintage toys, plus evocative WWII exhibits explaining how the area was a mustering point for 485 vessels that embarked overnight on 5 June 1944 for the D-Day landings.

The museum sits towards one end of the Butterwalk.

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