A la Ronde

Quirky 18th-century, 16 sided house with fascinating interior decoration and collections

Roof slates ALR

A la Ronde Roof Project  

The contractors are still working on the roof and are expected to be finished by the end of February 2020.

Things to see and do

Winter walks and February half-term

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What's on

Upcoming events

Winter wandering trail

Sat 01 Feb 2020
Enjoy exploring this winter, have a go at the activities at each of the stops and learn more about the estate. Once you're done collect your prize from the shop. £2 per child.

Grand Opening

Sat 01 Feb 2020
Join the Mayor, Town Crier and property team as we celebrate opening the doors to the house for 2020.
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Eating and shopping

Cakes and keepsakes at A la Ronde

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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

Garden volunteers

Join in 

Volunteer with us at A la Ronde and help us protect and conserve this unique building for generations to come. We have volunteers in all areas of the property from room guiding to retail, visitor reception to gardening. Something for everyone to get involved with.

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A guided group tour at A la Ronde, Devon

Visit as a group 

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

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Piranesi prints

A la Ronde's Collection 

Explore the full range of our collection and see the special items we care for at A la Ronde.

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Art and collections

Our collections

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