Torre Abbey

Torre Abbey Museum is hosting Grinagog Festival 2018. Therefore the Museum will be closed for regular admission on:

If you want to visit us on Saturday or Sunday you will need to purchase a Grinagog Festival day ticket where you can enjoy 200 performers and the Tattoo exhibition. We will reopen as normal on Monday 23 April 2018.

Plan your visit

Opening times

Monday to Sunday from 10am till 5pm

Open on Bank Holiday Mondays in April, May and August

Closed on 24 December to 2 January

How much does it cost

Item Cost
Adults £8.00
Concessions £7.00
Kids and teens (up to 4 under 19's per paying adult) Free
Gardens Only £2.50
Gardens Only (Concessions) £2.00
Annual Gardens Pass £9.00
Groups of 10 or more (group leaders go free) £6.50
Groups of Language Students (Leaders/Teachers go free) £3.00
1196 Club Membership £16.00
1196 Club Membership (Concession) £15.00
1196 Club Double Membership £30.00

How to get here

By Rail


Direct trains from Exeter Central and Newton Abbot. Torquay Station is within 5 minutes walk of Torre Abbey.

Plan your train journey

By Boat


Leave the car behind and travel across the Bay on one of the ferry services. Seasonal ferries to Torquay operate daily from 1 April to 31 October from Brixham, Paignton and Dartmouth.

Find a ferry operator

By Bus


12, 22, 60, 61, 62, Gold, X46 to Torre Abbey Meadows / Sands.

32, 62, to Torre Abbey bus-stop (Walnut Road). 26, 120 to Torquay Train Station bus-stop (Rathmore Road).

Plan your bus journey

By Car


From the seafront, both Rathmore Road and Belgrave Road take you to Chestnut Avenue for Torre Abbey parking. To find our carpark, drive into the Riviera International Conference Centre and follow signs around to the back (by the tennis courts).

Drop-off point and limited parking within the grounds for disabled visitors.

Get driving directions


By Bike


We are on the cycle route with bike racks on site. Child friendly biking routes can be found from our grounds.

Get cycling directions

By Land Train


The Torquay Land Train is a fun way to get around Torquay for all ages! It takes in the picturesque seafront and provides convenient drop off points for many of Torquay's hotels and stops at Torre Abbey. The Train runs from 9:30am with the route taking 45 minutes. To find out more and check the timetable visit

Present your travel ticket to receive 40% off entry (terms and conditions apply).

Eating and drinking

Situated at the front of Torre Abbey, you don't need to be a visitor to the Abbey to enjoy the beautiful tea room and its sea view!

Visit the Torre Abbey Tea Room Facebook page for more information.


Tea Room opening times

Monday to Tuesday from 10am till 4pm

Wednesday to Sunday from 9:30am till 5pm