Buckland Abbey

Important notice -

The garden, estate walks, shop and Ox Yard take-away are open daily. We advise you to book your visit in advance, especially at busier times such as weekends. Please follow local guidance on travel.

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

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What's on

How to pre-book your visit 

The house is currently closed. The estate walks and gardens are open throughout the week for exploring. Please head to the Whats On page to book tickets. Particularly on weekdays, pre-booking isn't always necessary. But to guarantee entry please always book in advance, especially at busier times such as bank holidays.

Upcoming events

Timed entry to Buckland Abbey (10 May - 16 May)

Wed 12 May 2021
Book your timed entry to visit Buckland Abbey.
Bluebells in the woods at Buckland Abbey

Buckland bluebells  

Don’t miss the magical carpets of bluebells along the ancient woodland walks at Buckland this year.

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Things to see and do

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Eating and shopping

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Get involved

Join the volunteer team and help to share Buckland's stories

Volunteer with us 

Learn more about the different volunteer opportunities available at Buckland Abbey.

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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