Buckland Abbey

Buckland Abbey

Important notice -

Mon 16 Oct - Due to strong winds forecasted throughout the day, the whole property will be closed for your safety. We expect to re-open as normal on Tue 17 Oct, but please keep an eye on our website, Facebook or Twitter for further details.

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

More about this place

Buckland Abbey

What's on 

Upcoming events

Medieval Beast Hunt

Thu 19 Oct 2017
March past a moldiwarpe, catch a coney and hunt for a herinacius. Come along to Buckland Abbey and track down the medieval beasts on our estate walks.

The Art of Reflection

Thu 19 Oct 2017
Explore the spirituality, tranquillity and ephemeral flamboyance of Buckland Abbey reflected in the sumptuous mirrored art of Andrew Logan.

Autumn Naturemake

Sat 21 Oct 2017
Join Naturemake for our fantastic Autumnal creative workshop . Our baskets will overflow with the splendours of autumn harvest that nature provides, glistening conkers, juicy acorns , golden leaves, nuts and berries. From all these goodies...

Hallowe'en Family felt

Sun 22 Oct 2017
Join Claire Packer to create spooky critters from felt

Sunday roasts

Sun 22 Oct 2017
Come and enjoy one of our delicious Sunday roasts in the Ox Yard Restaurant. It's the perfect way to warm up and treat yourself after exploring the Buckland Abbey estate.

Medieval Halloween

Mon 23 Oct 2017
Discover the Medieval origins of Halloween, when restless spirits were kept at bay with disguises and offerings. You can make a mask and discover ancient superstitions with a trail around the house too.
Buckland Abbey


Buckland Abbey


Buckland Abbey

Places to stay

Buckland Abbey

Get involved

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

Volunteer with us 

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.

Buckland Abbey

Art and collections

Our collections

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