Amongst the mysteries of the moor are a gorge, a forge and a spectacular modern fortress

Places to visit

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Winter adventures

Explore the estate on a weekly parkrun

Dartmoor parkruns 

Looking for somewhere to start your New Year's resolutions? Why not join us at a Dartmoor parkrun?

Winter walk at Trelissick

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Outdoor adventures

Snowdrops at Prior Park

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Places in the South West host everything from guided house tours and ranger days to winter walks.

Upcoming events

Buckland Abbey

Conservation Munch Bunch

Sun 26 Feb 2017
Adventure indoors to help capture conservation beasties which our property team battle against on a daily basis. Can you help us to combat them all?
Buckland Abbey

Book Blind Date

Sun 26 Feb 2017
Fall in love with a pre-loved book from our bookshop this valentines.
Buckland Abbey

Sunday roasts

Sun 26 Feb 2017
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.
Buckland Abbey

A Tudor Shrove Tuesday

Tue 28 Feb 2017
See the Tudor mistresses hard at work as they use up forbidden foods such as fat, butter and eggs to produce tasty pancakes before the start of lent.
Buckland Abbey

House Tours

Wed 01 Mar 2017
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.


Sat 04 Mar 2017
A free 5k run once a week for all abilities. The run starts on the drive to Parke House. Don't forget to register with Parkrun http://www.parkrun.org.uk/parke/. Further information on 01626 834748 (weekdays only) or parke@nationaltrust.org.uk.
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