Buckland Abbey

Buckland Abbey

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

Buckland Abbey

Things to see and do

Buckland Abbey

What's on 

Upcoming events

Medieval Beast Hunt

Sun 28 May 2017
10:00-16:30
March past a moldiwarpe, catch a coney and hunt for a herinacius. Come along to Buckland Abbey and track down the medieval beasts on our estate walks.

Charcoal Making Weekender

Sun 28 May 2017
11:00-16:00
Adventure down Cot Lane to meet our rangers at the kilns, as they transform woodland trees into charcoal following traditional burning methods.

Naturemake

Sun 28 May 2017
11:00-16:00
Join the Naturemake team to transform unusual natural objects into works of art inspired by Sir Francis Drake's sea-faring adventures around the globe.

Sunday roasts

Sun 28 May 2017
12:00-14:00
Come and enjoy one of our delicious Sunday roasts in the Ox Yard Restaurant. It's the perfect way to warm up and treat yourself after exploring the Buckland Abbey estate.

Family Felt

Wed 31 May 2017
11:00-16:00
Join local wool artist Claire Packer for a fun, family friendly spring themed workshop. Drop-in when you can.

House Tours

Wed 31 May 2017
11:30-13:00
Join one of our knowledgeable volunteers for an in-depth tour of the Abbey. Places limited - places on a first come, first served basis. Meet in Visitor Welcome.
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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.