A la Ronde

A la Ronde house
©National Trust Images/Chris Lacey

Quirky 18th-century house with fascinating interior decoration and collections

A la Ronde

Things to see and do

A la Ronde

What's on

Child participating in craft activities
Have a go at some craft activities if you're feeling inspired © National Trust Images / Paul Harris

Find out more about our events 

Find out more about our 2016 events including exhibitions, craft days, family trails, hidden house and a celebration of A la Ronde being owned by the National Trust for 25 years.

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Eating and shopping

A la Ronde cream tea
An A la Ronde cream tea

Tasty snacks, treats, gifts and more 

The licensed tea-room offers lots of delicious homemade cakes and light meals. A Devonshire experience with every bite - most ingredients are sourced from local farms. We have something for everyone in our newly refitted gift shop at A la Ronde. Take a look at our range of fine products, from books, cards and games, to gifts for the home and garden. Browse our wide range of locally produced treats and take away a taste of Devon.

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Mid-19th-century child's painting of A la Ronde
National Trust Images / Derrick E. Witty An early impression of A la Ronde, a Mid-19th century child's painting of A la Ronde

Discover the past 

Find out how the construction of eccentric A la Ronde was inspired by an 18th-century tour of Europe. Learn more about the Parminter's daring tour around revolutionary Europe, from travelling through bandit filled forests to encounters with royalty including Marie Antoinette and the King of Prussia.

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Get involved

A group of happy A la Ronde volunteers
Join our happy volunteers in our garden, house and shop National Trust

Join in 

Volunteer with us at A la Ronde and help us protect and conserve this unique building for generations to come.

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A guided group tour at A la Ronde, Devon
Bring your friends on a guided group tour of A la Ronde, Devon National Trust Images / Arnhel de Serra

Visit as a group 

Here at A la Ronde we welcome groups, get in touch to see how we can facilitate your party.