Come and explore our display galleries

In addition to our events programme we are also able to offer you the chance to view our special exhibitions. We have two display galleries on the ground floor and some small displays in our Research Library too. You may also want to take a peek in the lecture room which is home to some of our historic map collection. Entry to our exhibitions is free of charge.

To view our exhibitions in full please visit us during our opening hours.

Devon Caring in War

Devon Caring in War

By the end of the First World War more than 60 hospital units had been established in Devon; between them they treated over 40,000 patients, thanks to their largely volunteer staff. This display looks at the ways in which wounded and recovering soldiers were cared for...

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Shilstone, a journey through time

Shilstone, a journey through time

People have been living and working in the Shilstone landscape for thousands of years. Through archaeological excavation and historical research, our Resident Archaeologists have been able to reveal much of this story. Our special exhibition is your chance to explore...

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Where we are

Devon Rural Archive, Shilstone, Modbury, Devon, PL21 0TW

Call us: 01548 830832

Email us: office@dra.uk.net