Buckland Abbey

Important notice -

Ground floor of the Abbey (12.30-3.30pm), garden, estate walks, Ox Yard restaurant & shop open. Play park remains closed. You'll need to book your visit in advance. Check What's On for latest information & to book.

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

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Buckland Abbey

What's on

Please book ahead before visiting 

The ground floor of the Abbey, garden, estate walks, Ox Yard restaurant and shop are open; you’ll need to book tickets online or by calling 0344 249 1895 by 3pm the day before your visit. Members can book for free, while non-members will need to pay when booking. We'll be releasing tickets every Friday. Please note we’ll be turning people away who arrive and haven't booked.

The ground floor of the Abbey is open daily, 12.30-3.30pm: visits are limited to ensure social distancing and entry to the Abbey is not guaranteed on the day you visit.

We're looking forward to welcoming you back.

Buckland Abbey

Things to see and do

The Great Hall at Buckland Abbey

Visiting the Abbey and Great Barn at Buckland 

The ground floor of the Abbey is open daily from 12.30-3.30pm. Visits are limited to ensure social distancing and entry to the Abbey is not guaranteed on the day you visit. Please be prepared to queue outside for entry.

As you wander through Buckland Abbey, you'll discover a wealth of fascinating tales, amazing architecture and over eight centuries of history.

Exploring the outdoors at Buckland Abbey

Buckland Abbey

Eating and shopping

Galleries at Buckland

Buckland Abbey

Wildlife

Enjoy the peaceful estate at Buckland Abbey

Connecting to nature 

Spending time in nature can help our bodies, mind and soul and develop a love for the outdoors which will last a lifetime.

Buckland Abbey

History

The Great Hall at Buckland Abbey

Visiting the Abbey and Great Barn at Buckland 

The ground floor of the Abbey is open daily from 12.30-3.30pm. Visits are limited to ensure social distancing and entry to the Abbey is not guaranteed on the day you visit. Please be prepared to queue outside for entry.

As you wander through Buckland Abbey, you'll discover a wealth of fascinating tales, amazing architecture and over eight centuries of history.

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. Please be aware that the kitchen garden is closed until further notice.

The magnificent great barn at Buckland

The Great Barn at Buckland 

The Great Barn is one of the largest Medieval barns remaining in the country. Come and be awed by this magnificent building. Please note that face coverings should be worn in the Barn.

Buckland Abbey

Places to stay

Cider Cottage, Buckland Abbey's holiday cottage

National Trust Cider Cottage Holiday Home 

Stay where memories are made, bring friends and family together for an unforgettable break.

Buckland Abbey

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