Buckland Abbey

Buckland Abbey

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

Mon 23 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.

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.

The Art of Reflection

Mon 23 Oct 2017
Explore the spirituality, tranquillity and ephemeral flamboyance of Buckland Abbey reflected in the sumptuous mirrored art of Andrew Logan.

House Tours

Wed 25 Oct 2017
Join one of our knowledgeable volunteers for an in-depth tour of the Abbey. Places limited - places on a first come, first served basis. Meet in Visitor Welcome.

Family rag-rugging

Thu 26 Oct 2017
Drop-in anytime between 12noon-4pm to join Debbie Hastings for her fun, family-friendly rag rug workshop

Devon Hedge Week

Sat 28 Oct 2017
Have a go at hedge laying
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