Buckland Abbey

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 28 Apr 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.

Sunday roasts

Sun 30 Apr 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.

House Tours

Wed 03 May 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.

Guided estate walks with our ranger

Tue 09 May 2017
Discover the sights and smells of spring as our rangers take you off the beaten track to explore the delights that the Buckland estate has to offer.

Dine out at Buckland

Wed 24 May 2017
At the heart of the Buckland Abbey estate - the Ox Yard restaurant is opening its doors late for an evening of seasonal flavours prepared on site by Buckland's chefs. Call 01822 856041 to book.


Sun 28 May 2017
Join the Naturemake team to transform unusual natural objects into works of art inspired by Sir Francis Drake's sea-faring adventures around the globe.
Buckland Abbey


Buckland Abbey


Buckland Abbey

Places to stay

Buckland Abbey

Get involved

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.