Buckland Abbey

Discovery, tranquillity and history – an ancient gem in the Dartmoor landscape

Buckland Abbey

Things to see and do

Art at the Abbey

Buckland Abbey

What's on 

Upcoming events

Rembrandt Revealed

Mon 25 Jul 2016
Discover our Rembrandt self-portrait and examine the evidence leading to its verification in our exhibition 'Rembrandt revealed'.

Family felt

Wed 27 Jul 2016
Drop-in with the family to create fascinating works of art out of felt with local artist Claire Packer.

In-depth tour

Wed 27 Jul 2016
Join one of our knowledgeable Room Guides as they take you on an in-depth tour of Buckland Abbey.

Dine out at Buckland

Wed 27 Jul 2016
At the heart of the Buckland Abbey estate - the Ox Yard restaurant will soon be opening its doors later for an evening of seasonal flavours prepared on site by Buckland's chefs.

Summertime Naturemake

Thu 28 Jul 2016
Join the Naturemake team to create magical, mystical and inspiring scenes. Let your imagination run wild by turning natural objects into boats, islands, creates and more.

Tudor Archer

Tue 02 Aug 2016
Meet our historical archer from the court of Henry VIII and his display for all ages with authentically made bows and arrows. You may even get to have a go!
Buckland Abbey


Buckland Abbey


Buckland Abbey

Places to stay

Buckland Abbey

Get involved

Join the volunteer team and help to share Buckland's stories

Volunteering at Buckland Abbey 

With a wealth of opportunities to choose from, why not become part of Buckland's story and volunteer with us? Whether you would rather be indoors or out, and no matter how much or how little time you can give, we would love to hear from you.