A la Ronde

A la Ronde house

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

A la Ronde

Things to see and do

A la Ronde

What's on

Upcoming events

Art exhibition by Alan James

Wed 29 Mar 2017
10:30-17:30
A collection of mixed media inspired by nature, geometry and architectural patterns.

March Hidden House - A Guide to A la Ronde

Wed 29 Mar 2017
11:00-16:00
A la Ronde has been open to the public since 1935- come and see how visitors have experienced the house since then through our collection of historic guides.

Cadbury Egg Hunt

Sat 01 Apr 2017
10:30-16:30
Join the Cadbury Egg Hunt at the National Trust

House trail - Bird spotting

Sat 01 Apr 2017
11:00-16:00
Easter eggs have been hatching and the birds have flown into the house! See if you can find them all.

April Hidden House - Points of View

Sat 01 Apr 2017
11:00-16:00
Take a look at some of our collection from an angle you don't normally see, from open books to the backs of frames.

Crafty Easter activities

Tue 04 Apr 2017
11:00-16:00
Egg-citing crafts to make and take home. £2 per child
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Eating and shopping

A la Ronde shop

Tasty snacks, 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. In our shop, take a look at our range of fine products, from books, cards and games, to gifts for the home and garden.

A la Ronde

History

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 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.

A la Ronde

Groups

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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Learning

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.