Best Exeter Culture, F. Southernhay, Exeter

Best Exeter Culture, F. Southernhay, Exeter

Museums & Art Galleries

Exeter's Royal Albert Memorial Museum & Art Gallery (RAMM)

Exeter's Royal Albert Memorial Museum & Art Gallery (RAMM) is essential visiting. In addition to the extensive and brilliant permanent collection, they run superb exhibitions.


Exeter's Underground Passages

Exeter's Underground Passages has a fascinating exhibition you can enjoy before and after your tour of the tunnels.


Exeter Customs House Visitor Centre

Down on Exeter's Historic Quayside, spend time at Exeter Customs House Visitor Centre.


Bill Douglas Cinema Museum

If film is of interest, head to the Bill Douglas Cinema Museum at the Old Library in the University of Exeter.


Exeter Cathedral

Whilst it's clearly not a museum, Exeter Cathedral is a window into centuries of Devon and English history.


Topsham Museum

Further away, there's Topsham Museum.


Other Devon Museums & Art Galleries within easy reach of Exeter

We'd also recommend Torre Abbey and Torquay Museum in Torquay on The English Riviera.


Theatre, Music and Comedy

Exeter Northcott

'Exeter Northcott Theatre is Exeter's flagship professional theatre. We are passionate about live performance and delight in presenting a varied programme of the highest quality drama, opera, music, dance, comedy and family theatre.' (Source: Exeter Northcott website)


Exeter Barnfield Theatre

Exeter Barnfield Theatre. 'The largest dedicated theatre, and live music venue in Exeter. Home to local, regional, national and international drama, music and comedy performances.' (Source: Exeter Barnfield Theatre website)


The Bike Shed Theatre

[Closed 2018.]


Exeter Corn Exchange

'The business and entertainment venue in the city centre with a full and varied entertainment programme.' (Source: Exeter Corn Exchange website)


Exeter Phoenix

Exeter Phoenix. Exeter Phoenix describes itself as a multi-artform venue. 'We are home to several art galleries, a theatre, gig spaces, art studios, dance studios, a cinema, film production resources and more, all centred around a buzzing CafĂ© Bar. Each year we host hundreds of events and artistic activity spanning contemporary art, live music, DJs, cinema, theatre, dance, comedy, talks, creative courses, family events and everything in between.' (Source: Exeter Phoenix website)


Exeter Cathedral

Exeter Cathedral. Regularly hosts concerts and events. Check their website for details.


The Old Firehouse

Exeter pub with entertainment.



Live music venue.



Vue Cinema

Major Exeter cinema near Princesshay and Southernhay.


Exeter Picturehouse

Part of a network of UK cinemas, Exeter Picturehouse is situated in the West Quarter on Bartholomew St W.


Odeon Cinema

Odeon beyond the north end of Exeter High Street.