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

Medieval Beast Hunt

Fri 21 Oct 2016
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.

Rembrandt Revealed

Fri 21 Oct 2016
Discover our Rembrandt self-portrait and examine the evidence leading to its verification in our exhibition 'Rembrandt revealed'.

Last chance to see Rembrandt

Fri 21 Oct 2016
Your last chance to pop in to unravel the tale of Buckland Abbey's Rembrandt before the exhibition closes.

Autumnal Naturemake

Sat 22 Oct 2016
Join the Naturemake team to make autumnal themed works of art out of natural materials found around the Buckland Abbey estate and beyond. Let your imagination run wild by creating mysterious islands, woodland scenes and more

Buckland's Barn Dance

Sat 22 Oct 2016
Join us for a raucous evening of dancing and making merry as we welcome 'Fox Amongst the Chickens' to perform in our Great Barn.

Walk & Soup

Tue 25 Oct 2016
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.
Buckland Abbey


Buckland Abbey


Buckland Abbey

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Buckland Abbey

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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.