House of Marbles in Devon

Welcome to the world of toys, marbles and fun! Here at the House of Marbles, you will be amazed by all of the marvellous marble creations. Watch the unique and interactive marble runs- and make sure you don’t miss the giant-sized ‘Snooki 2000’ as it’s the largest permanent marble run structure in the UK! Whilst there you can also explore the 4000-year history of glass, look through collections of board games from as early as the 1600s as well as see some of the best pottery!

Where can I find the House of Marbles?

The House of marbles is situated in a beautiful part of Devon which is easily accessible for cyclists. Bovey Tracey is known as the ‘Gateway to the Moor’ so make the most of Dartmoor National Park with its many cycle routes while you’re in the area.

Make sure to visit the gift shop whilst visiting the House of Marbles as they have a wide variety of toys, accessories, and delicious treats from well-known brands such as Jellycat to more local suppliers, including their own range of fabulous House of Marbles toys & games with a vintage or nostalgic twist!

  • Monday – Saturday: 9 am – 5 pm
  • Sunday: 10 am – 5 pm

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