Tucked away in a valley that runs down to a beach on the famous Jurassic Coast, there is a timeless magic about this old village


Branscombe video

Explore the delights of Branscombe with its beautiful atmosphere in our specially commissioned film.

Upcoming events

Beach Fun Sundays

Sun 01 Apr 2018
We'll be there most Sundays and Bank Holidays too, to welcome you for seaside fun all through the summer months.

Himalayan Balsam bashing

Thu 05 Jul 2018
Put your wellies on for a day in Branscombe valley, helping the rangers give nature a hand by pulling the balsam from our waterways.

50 things Friday - Bug Safari

Fri 03 Aug 2018
There's wildlife to be found everywhere, if you look close enough.

50 things Friday - Treasure hunt

Fri 10 Aug 2018
There's treasure to be found in Branscombe, so grab a map and compass and get hunting!

50 Things Friday - Build a home for nature

Fri 17 Aug 2018
We'll be showing you how to make an insect hotel or a bird nesting box to take home, so that you can take care of the wildlife on your doorstep, too.

50 things Friday - Rockpool ramble

Fri 24 Aug 2018
Ramble through the rockpools on the lookout for the creatures who live beneath the sea.



Get involved

Rangers and volunteers hedgelaying in East Devon

Volunteer in East Devon 

If you love getting stuck in with hands-on jobs, or enjoy talking to people about pieces of local history, or even just want to learn new skills, we've got plenty of opportunities to volunteer with our East Devon team.

How you can support us

Good to know


Places to stay

The Great Seaside B&B is run by National Trust tenants Guy and Amanda Bentley

Cosy cottages and more 

Take your pick from a range of accommodation and spend a few days exploring the beautiful countryside around Branscombe.


Art and collections

Our collections

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