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

Rembrandt Revealed

Wed 31 Aug 2016
Discover our Rembrandt self-portrait and examine the evidence leading to its verification in our exhibition 'Rembrandt revealed'.

In-depth tour

Wed 31 Aug 2016
Join one of our knowledgeable Room Guides as they take you on an in-depth tour of Buckland Abbey.

Walk & Soup

Thu 01 Sep 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.

Heritage Open Day

Sat 10 Sep 2016
They say the best things in life are free. As part of Heritage Open Day we're waiving our admission fee to allow everyone to discover their place of peace and tranquility for free!

Climb the Abbot's Tower

Sat 10 Sep 2016
See the Abbey from a different angle as the Abbot's Tower opens especially for Heritage Open Day.

Last chance to see Rembrandt

Sat 17 Sep 2016
Your last chance to pop in to unravel the tale of Buckland Abbey's Rembrandt before the exhibition closes.
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.