Greenway

Important notice -

Greenway will be closed on Friday 21 February, due to the high winds forecast. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Greenway house and garden: 'the loveliest place in the world'

Upcoming events

Travelling trees trail

Fri 21 Feb 2020
10:30-17:00
This half term come and travel the world through the trees in the garden at Greenway.

Countryside walks with a ranger at Greenway

Fri 21 Feb 2020
11:30-13:00
Why not join one of the countryside rangers for a walk through Greenway garden out to part of the estate?

Daily garden walk

Fri 21 Feb 2020
14:00-14:45
Why not join the garden team at Greenway for a free walk and talk through the glorious woodland garden.

Greenway Spring Festival

Sat 21 Mar 2020
10:30-17:00
Celebrating the arrival of spring at Greenway with a festival of walks and talks.

Spring garden cocktail bar

Fri 27 Mar 2020
17:00-19:00
What could be better than cocktails in the Vinery and a walk around the garden to see the spring blooms?

Days out at Greenway by canoe

Thu 02 Apr 2020
10:00-16:00
Have you ever wanted to explore the River Dart by canoe? Why not join Heatree Activity Centre for this exciting introduction to canoeing.
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Eating and shopping

Second-hand bookshop at National Trust Greenway

Give an old book a new home 

Why not pick up a new holiday read at the second-hand book shop at Greenway? All of the money raised through book sales go to the conservation of Greenway. Maybe you can you help to look after Greenway for ever by donating a book or two?

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Our work

Downs copse woods at Greenway, Devon

Felling at Longwood Noss plantation 

Forestry work is being undertaken in Longwood during January and February. We're trying our best to keep footpaths open but please could we ask you to obey any closure notices or warning signs for the safety of yourselves and the contractors working on site. The long term aims for the felled area is the removal of non-native conifer species and the re-establishment of native broadleaf woodland. Why not read on to find out more?

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History

Agatha Christie's Greenway

The library at Greenway in South Devon

Greenway Library frieze 

In the Library you can’t miss Greenway’s unexpected treasure; a frieze painted during World War Two by Lt Marshall Lee, a member of the US. Coast Guard stationed at the house in the run up to the D Day landings.

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Get involved

Volunteers at Greenway, Devon

Volunteering at Greenway 

Whether you’re looking to learn new skills, meet new friends, spend time in a beautiful place or give something back, our friendly teams would love to welcome you to volunteering with us.

A group of people walking through the garden of Greenway

Bring a group 

Greenway is the perfect place to bring a group; whether you're planning a special interest tour, school trip, or are just looking for somewhere to go with a large group of friends. Our group bookings coordinator will be happy to help arrange your visit.

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Places to stay

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Art and collections

China collection at Greenway, Devon

Family of collectors  

Alison Cooper, Curator for the National Trust, gives an insight into the beauty of Greenway's collections and their collectors.

The cupboards in the Winter Dining Room at Greenway are filled with collections

Peek into Greenway's cabinet of curiosities 

We've been searching the collection at Greenway for things that are usually hidden away, and each month are bringing them into focus. In the Winter Dining Room the month's items will form the centre of a display in a 'cabinet of curiosities' and will feature here on the website along with a writing prompt.

Our collections

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