Buckland Abbey

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

Buckland Abbey

Things to see and do

Buckland Abbey

What's on 

Upcoming events

Christmas at Buckland: The First Nowell

Sun 11 Dec 2016
10:30-16:00
Celebrate the Christmas season as local NAFAs groups fill the barn with festive joy with their seasonal interpretation of the carol, The First Nowell.

Festive Family Felt

Sun 11 Dec 2016
11:00-15:00
Get ready for Christmas as The Wet Felting Company arrives to help you create tree decorations, gifts and more.

An Elizabethan Christmas at home

Sun 11 Dec 2016
11:00-15:30
Step back in time to experience an Elizabethan Christmas at home. See the kitchen getting ready for a festive feast, admire the greenery in the Great Hall and discover peace and tranquillity in the Chapel.

Lord of Misrule

Sun 11 Dec 2016
12:00-15:00
Join our Lord of Misrule, as he leads the festive celebrations, by mocking the king and visitors alike and general foolishness in and around the Abbey.

Christmas Dine Out at Buckland

Wed 14 Dec 2016
18:30-22:00
Enjoy a festive meal at the heart of the Buckland Abbey estate, as the Ox Yard restaurant opens its doors late for seasonal meals to celebrate the year gone by.

Naturemake at Christmas

Sat 17 Dec 2016
12:00-16:00
Make a Christmas gift or a tree decoration using unusual natural objects with the team from Naturemake. Drop-in anytime between 12noon-4pm.
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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.