Buckland Abbey

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

Buckland Abbey

Things to see and do

Buckland Abbey

What's on 

Upcoming events

Medieval Beast Hunt

Sat 01 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

Sat 01 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

Sat 01 Oct 2016
Your last chance to pop in to unravel the tale of Buckland Abbey's Rembrandt before the exhibition closes.

In-depth tour

Wed 05 Oct 2016
Join one of our knowledgeable Room Guides as they take you on an in-depth tour of Buckland Abbey.

Walk & Soup

Thu 06 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.

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 Abbey


Buckland Abbey


Buckland Abbey

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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.