Buckland Abbey

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

Buckland Abbey

Things to see and do

Art at the Abbey

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What's on 

Upcoming events

Medieval Weekend

Sun 28 Aug 2016
10:30-17:30
Discover what life was like during the Middle Ages as the Medieval Free Company set up camp outside our Great Barn.

Rembrandt Revealed

Sun 28 Aug 2016
11:00-16:00
Discover our Rembrandt self-portrait and examine the evidence leading to its verification in our exhibition 'Rembrandt revealed'.

In-depth tour

Wed 31 Aug 2016
11:30-13:00
Join one of our knowledgeable Room Guides as they take you on an in-depth tour of Buckland Abbey.

Walk & Soup

Thu 01 Sep 2016
11:00-13:30
Join our rangers and fellow visitors for a guided walk off the beaten track around the estate. Finish off with a hearty soup and a chunk of bread in the Ox Yard.

Heritage Open Day

Sat 10 Sep 2016
10:30-17:30
They say the best things in life are free. As part of Heritage Open Day we're waiving our admission fee to allow everyone to discover their place of peace and tranquility for free!

Climb the Abbot's Tower

Sat 10 Sep 2016
12:00-17:00
See the Abbey from a different angle as the Abbot's Tower opens especially for Heritage Open Day.
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Join the volunteer team and help to share Buckland's stories

Volunteering at Buckland Abbey 

With a wealth of opportunities to choose from, why not become part of Buckland's story and volunteer with us? Whether you would rather be indoors or out, and no matter how much or how little time you can give, we would love to hear from you.