Discover the Abbey's stories

At almost 800 years old, Buckland Abbey has a wealth of incredible stories to tell. Please note that the house will be closed from 21 December 2015 until 13 February 2016.

View of the south and West fronts of Buckland Abbey on a sunny summer's day

A visit to the house 

Learn more about the Abbey and its collections

Buckland Abbey's Rembrandt is hung in the Nave Gallery

Uncovering a masterpiece

Read more about the discovery and authentication of the Rembrandt self-portrait at Buckland Abbey.

The Drake statue in the Long gallery at Buckland Abbey

Focus on... 

Learn more about the items we look after with our object of the month feature

Visitor looks at a collection of objects

Read about our collections

Use our Collections Management System to learn more about the amazing artefacts we care for.