Buckland Abbey

Important notice -

The garden, blue and red estate walks and take away are open on Saturdays and Sundays in November. The Abbey is closed. To avoid disappointment please book your visit in advance. If you do not book, we cannot guarantee admission.

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

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What's on

Please book ahead before visiting 

The house is closed and will reopen on 5th December. The woodland walks, gardens and restaurant are open in November weekends. We've introduced advance booking to keep everyone safe and maintain social distancing. To avoid disappointment please book in advance, especially at busier times such as weekends and bank holidays. However, where space is available on weekdays, pre-booking may not always be necessary.

Upcoming events

Timed entry to Buckland Abbey (5 Dec - 6 Dec)

Sat 05 Dec 2020
Book your timed entry to visit Buckland Abbey.
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Things to see and do

Exploring the outdoors at Buckland Abbey

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Eating and shopping

Galleries at Buckland

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Enjoy the peaceful estate at Buckland Abbey

Connecting to nature 

Spending time in nature can help our bodies, mind and soul and develop a love for the outdoors which will last a lifetime.

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The cider house garden at Buckland Abbey, Devon

In the footsteps of the monks 

An archaeological dig got underway around the old walls of the kitchen garden - find out here about the work we've been doing.

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Places to stay

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Our work

Details of three portraits

Addressing our histories of colonialism and historic slavery 

Buckland Abbey, along with a number of other places and collections in our care, deals with contentious political histories. Learn more about what we are doing to be inclusive in our work and acknowledge the impact and legacies of colonialism.

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Join or give

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Buckland Abbey on the National Trust Collections website