Glorious landscape garden surrounded by parkland, fine 18th-century house with renowned historical fashion collection


Things to see and do

Upcoming events

Exhibition: fashion to dye for

Wed 24 Aug 2016
A rainbow of colour bursts into Killerton. It's your last chance to follow the development of colours and dyes through specially selected pieces from the National Trust's largest historic and contemporary fashion collection. Featuring Exeter...

ParkLife exhibition

Wed 24 Aug 2016
Bringing the outdoors, in. Take a look at life in the modern parkland from runners to roe deer and cattle to conservation. Discover the wildlife that thrives here, and play your own part in the life of Killerton's park.

Wicked Wednesdays: fairies & elves

Wed 24 Aug 2016
Can you find the fairies in the garden? Let imaginations run wild through themed afternoons of play and make-believe in our garden. Meet different magical characters each week and enjoy face painting, crafts and trails. Fancy dress most welcome.

Wild Thursdays

Thu 25 Aug 2016
Young adventurers can experience wild afternoons getting stuck into outdoor activities in the parkland. £3 activity charge per child covers all activities on the day.

Killerton parkrun

Sat 27 Aug 2016
Join our free friendly 5K family run every Saturday of the year, 9am start. It's not a race but a timed run along the same off-road course each week marshalled by volunteers. Supervised children and dogs on leads are welcome to join in too.

Survival skills experience

Sat 03 Sep 2016
Pack your sense of adventure for a 24 hour survival skills experience at Killerton.

Eating and shopping

Eating and shopping


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Our work

Biomass boilers up and running at Killerton

We've moved away from oil-fired heating by installing biomass boilers powered by sustainably sourced wood pellets - taking care not to disturb a colony of bats.

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Conservation projects at Killerton 

We're a conservation charity and we've got lots to care for, including 6,400 acres of historic estate, a Georgian house, it's collections, two chapels and three satellite properties. Find out more about some of our conservation work and projects.


Places to stay

Park Cottage on the Killerton estate

Killerton's holiday cottages 

With so much to explore on the Killerton estate, why not stay longer? We've got five cottages to choose from, surrounded by rolling Devon countryside or deep in the woods.