Important notice -

To avoid disappointment please book your visit to Killerton in advance, especially at busier times such as weekends, school holidays and bank holidays. If you do not book we cannot guarantee admission.

A family home and a great estate. Glorious landscape garden surrounded by parkland with fine 18th-century house

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Please book ahead before visiting 

The gardens, parkland, chapel, shop, Stables Coffeeshop takeaway and tea trailer at Killerton are open. We've introduced advance booking to keep everyone safe and maintain social distancing. To avoid disappointment please book in advance, especially at busier times such as weekends, school holidays and bank holidays. However, where space is available on weekdays, pre-booking isn’t always necessary.

Upcoming events

Timed entry to Killerton (3 May - 9 May)

Sat 08 May 2021
Book your timed entry to visit Killerton.

Timed entry to Killerton (10 May - 16 May)

Mon 10 May 2021
Book your timed entry to visit Killerton.

Things to see and do

Hot pink camellia with ruffles of petals

The garden at Killerton 

The gardeners are busy all year round at Killerton. Find out what they're up to this month.

Daffodils in front of the chapel

The Chapel 

A day at Killerton isn't complete without a visit to Killerton's chapel. The grounds of the chapel are a quiet place to seek comfort and reflect.

a family walking through daffodils whilst holding hands

Family fun at Killerton 

From the best places for children to play to the '50 things' activities, there's lots of fun for families at Killerton.


No overnight camping and parking 

No overnight camping or parking is allowed at the places we care for. More information on why we don’t permit visitors to stay overnight at our car parks can be found here.


Eating and shopping

Shelves in the shop full of rugs, pottery and cushions

Retail therapy at Killerton 

Visit the shop at Killerton for a great selection of spring inspired gifts, homeware, plants and award-winning estate produce.

Woman holding takeaway hot drink

Eating and drinking at Killerton 

The Stables coffeeshop and our outdoor tea trailer have reopened and are serving a limited range of takeaway hot and cold drinks and some light snacks. We've introduced new safety measures including closure of our seating areas, screens at our tills and collection points, and waymarked routes. We look forward to welcoming you back and know that you'll support us to make this a safe experience for everyone.

Bring some character to your garden with our range of garden decor, available on the online shop

Treat yourself 

Looking for the perfect gift or perhaps you're in need of some retail therapy? You can browse our full range via our online shop. Your purchases and support enable us to continue to care for the nature, beauty and history we all miss.


Our work

Caring for Killerton

George Clarke in the greenhouses at Tyntesfield

Our places on screen with George Clarke's National Trust Unlocked 

Ever wanted to delve deeper into the stories of your favourite National Trust places? This six-part series from Channel 4 took you behind the scenes with architect and presenter George Clarke, as he visited some of the grand stately homes, quirky cottages and beautiful gardens in our care.

A house party outside of the main entrance at Killerton, Devon

The Aclands left Killerton for you to enjoy 

The Acland family, who left the estate to the Trust in 1944, did so for the benefit and enjoyment of everybody. Find out more about the history behind the large estate, which includes 6,400 acres of land, 250 cottages and 18 farms.


Places to stay

Crabtree Cottages

Stay in the forest

Cottages near Broadclyst


Join or give


Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Killerton on the National Trust Collections website