Visit us

Sidmouth is in East Devon, in the South West of England. It’s a gateway town to The Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site.

How to get there

There are good links by road from the M5 at Exeter, by rail to Exeter, St. David’s and Honiton stations, by bus from Exeter and Honiton, and by air at Exeter Airport. For more information on public transport links see Traveline South West.

Where to Stay

Staff at Sidmouth Tourist Information Centre are able to help with accommodation needs.

Parking

For general parking information see the East Devon Parking Map.

Free Park and Walk at Knowle  - EX10 8HL. Longer term paid parking at Manor Road Car Park, EX10 8RU.

Free Parking at the Observatory

Free on street parking is very limited.

Map of Festival venues is on the right.

What people say

  • Well done Sidmouth - hope you do this again next year
  • A well-attended day
  • It is a good science festival with good experiments