Things to do at Dingles Fairground Heritage Centre review
Dingle’s fairground heritage trust is a charity that seeks to preserve historic fairground equipment and memorabilia. The centre is located near Milford in Devon and has 45,000 square foot of indoor things to see and do.
The trust was established in 1988 and now has a large collection of rides and fairground-related artefacts. They are hoping to open a new extension in 2021 with a new shop and cafe.
Rides at the centre include Edwards’ Dodgems, Shaws moon rocket and Edwards’ chariot racer. Plus Tuby’s gallopers, Brett’s ghost train and a series of children’s rides. They also have stalls, transport vehicles and wagons. Plus a few rides in-store that they hope to display in the future.
To ride on the rides you will need to purchase ride tokens, this is in addition to your entrance ticket. Some advence tickets also include ride tokens. The centre also has a penny arcade, some working fairground organs, a hall of mirrors and traditional fair games. The centre hosts special events.
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FAQ and Further Information – Dingles Fairground Heritage Centre
Is there food and drink available?
The carousel cafe serves hot and cold food and drinks. They have outdoor picnic benches.
What are the main things to do?
Indoor vintage fairground rides with fair memorabilia, penny arcade, vehicles and wagons. There are toilets and a cafe.
What are the ticket prices?
*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *Mid-range. An adult saver ticket costs £11.95 and includes 10 ride tokens. A child saver ticket is £10.12 and family £38.52. Extra ride tokens cost £10 for 22. Other pricing options are available.
Is there parking?
There is free on-site parking.
When are they open?
Dingles Fairground Heritage Centre is open for most of the year but closes midweek over the late autumn and winter. For up to date opening times and dates please visit their website.
Only assistance dogs are permited.
Are they accessible?
Please contact the venue
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