Things to see & do

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Brand new event

Discover Framing the View at Killerton © AGB

Open daily from 17 May

Explore how the Picturesque art movement has influenced the design of Killerton's landscape. Find playful installations in the outdoors, along with a fine art exhibition in the study, and stop to look at the views in a different way.

Outdoor installations

Discover Framing the View at Killerton © Malcolm Jarvis

Open daily from 17 May

Outdoors you will stumble upon a giant picture frame, high seat, tourist telescope and a traveler's trunk brimming with period costumes. Snap your own modern day self-portrait and share them with us..

Art exhibition

A painting by Francis Nicholson © Gordon Bell

Open daily from 17 May

Explore our first fine art exhibition featuring over 50 watercolours and lithographs by Francis Nicholson, art teacher and drawing master to Killerton's Acland family. 

Hidden gems

Discover the process of bread making from seed to oven at Clyston Mill

Open Saturday - Wednesday, 1-5pm

Get off the beaten track and find Killerton's smaller properties. Explore the Old Post Office, Medieval hall house and working watermill that grinds flour for Killerton's restaurant and café.

Top picnic spots

  • Head to Sprydon Park for great views
  • Sprydon Beacon
  • Borrow a rug or a deckchair and find the perfect shady space on the striped lawns in the garden
  • Relax amongst the apple trees in Sparrow Park orchard, a stones throw from the main visitor car park
  • Cycle or walk to Clyston Mill in Broadclyst - our working watermill nestled on the river. Enjoy a picnic in the orchard
  • Relax by the river at the Columbjohn dipping area. Don't miss the ancient chapel

Summer eating

Tuck into delicious seasonal food sourced on and local to the Killerton estate. Pop into the Stables cafe for a light bite or enjoy a served lunch in the Killerton Kitchen restaurant. 

Find your next event

We've lots of fun family events happening throughout the seasons for everybody to enjoy. Search our events list to see what's on.

Walks for little legs

Take a stroll around the park and gardens on this buggy and toddler friendly walk. See the views, spot the Bear’s Hut and enjoy the sights of the ever changing seasons. 

Take a look at the 2015 fashion exhibition

Discover the 2015 exhibition at Killerton

Discover the 2015 exhibition at Killerton

Open daily

See our brand new fashion exhibition for 2015: 'The F-word: the changing language of fashion'.

Bring your dog

We are dog friendly and the parkland is a wonderful place to exercise your four-legged friends. There are some areas grazed by livestock where we ask that dogs are kept on a lead.