Buckland Abbey

Important notice -

From Monday 9th May there will be a road closure from the Crapstone War Memorial. A diversion route will be in place, please follow the diversion signs. Buckland Abbey will be open as usual.

Discovery, tranquillity and history – an ancient gem in the Tavy Valley landscape

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Things to see and do

Explore the Buckland Abbey estate

Family fun at Buckland Abbey

This spring why not stretch your legs in the garden, run around spotting spring flowers and walk around the Abbey and discover the history behind the building.

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What's on

Upcoming events

Queen Bee Trail

Sat 28 May 2022
This summer come and find out what makes a Queen Bee buzz at Buckland Abbey.

Naturemake Workshop

Sun 29 May 2022
Join us for a Joyous Wildlife themed Naturemake Workshop as part of Bucklands Queen bee events

History of the Abbey through its Art

Mon 30 May 2022
Discover the history of Buckland Abbey through the art on the walls.

Tudor Cooking at Buckland Abbey

Tue 31 May 2022
Come and join us for some Tudor Cooking at Buckland Abbey.
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Eating and shopping

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Get involved

Join the volunteer team and help to share Buckland's stories

Volunteer with us 

Learn more about the different volunteer opportunities available at Buckland Abbey.

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The cider house garden at Buckland Abbey, Devon

In the footsteps of the monks 

An archaeological dig got underway around the old walls of the kitchen garden - find out here about the work we've been doing.

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Places to stay

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Our work

Details of three portraits

Addressing our histories of colonialism and historic slavery 

Buckland Abbey, along with a number of other places and collections in our care, deals with contentious political histories. Learn more about what we are doing to be inclusive in our work and acknowledge the impact and legacies of colonialism.

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Join or give

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Art and collections

Our collections

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