Brixham is a colourful harbourside town on South Devon's English Riviera
Brixham is a historic town centered around a busy harbour with day boats going out to sea to catch the day's catch, bringing it home to Brixham's famous Fish Market. Best known as England's Seafood Coast, the freshest and most delicious seafood is featured on menus throughout the English Riviera.
HISTORY & HERITAGE
Taking pride of place in Brixham's inner harbour is a replica of Sir Francis Drake's ship the Golden Hind. The ship has educated visitors for over 50 years. Explore the ship that was once home to Drake and his crew of seventy men and experience the sights, sounds and smells of life aboard a Tudor ship.
Explore, discover and learn at The Brixham Heritage Museum, with a rich collection of exhibits on Brixham's fishing industry and includes many maritime models and other archaeological finds.
Breakwater beach is a small shingle positioned next to Brixham harbour. With its calm waters it is a favourite with scuba divers. The beach is right next to the bustling harbour side with cafes and restaurants with superb views across the bay.