Buckland Abbey

Buckland Abbey

Important notice -

Please note that for safety reasons, the red estate walk is currently closed due to the weather conditions. Thank you for your understanding.

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

Buckland Abbey

What's on 

Upcoming events

Art of Reflection - The Cosmic Egg

Mon 26 Feb 2018
A final flourish of the Art of Reflection exhibition

Cosmic Spring Trail

Mon 26 Feb 2018
Join us this half term as we launch our Cosmic Spring Trail inspired by Andrew Logan's giant glittering egg

Cadbury Egg Hunt

Sat 24 Mar 2018
Bunny's been up to his tricks again and hidden his secret supply of chocolate at Buckland Abbey. Can you follow his steps around the estate to unscramble the clues and receive your chocolate reward?

Spring Mummers Play with Dartmoor Border Morris

Sun 08 Apr 2018
Come and watch Dartmoor Border Morris perform a traditional Mummers play in the atmospheric surroundings of the Great Barn.

Its bluebell time

Tue 01 May 2018
A sea of bluebells covering the floor of the Great North Wood

The World Encompassed Family Trail

Sat 26 May 2018
Discover quirky facts about Drake's famous voyage
Buckland Abbey


A visitor enjoying a large mug of coffee at a National Trust café

Eating at the Abbey 

Treat yourself to a delicious home cooked lunch in the restaurant. Whether it's a special meal or just a snack you're looking for, there's something to tickle every taste bud.

Buckland Abbey


Buckland Abbey

Places to stay

Buckland Abbey

Get involved

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

Volunteer with us 

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.

Buckland Abbey

Art and collections

Our collections

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