History at Killerton

Killerton is a warm and welcoming Georgian family home with a colourful history. On your visit you can see the annually changing fashion exhibition upstairs in the house, learn the history behind family portraits, listen to the country-house organ that is still played today and relive times past at our historical events.

Killerton has delighted everyone through time

Through the keyhole

Paulise de Bush played a big part in Killerton's fashion history

Killerton's costume collection  

Did you know that Killerton is home to the Trust's largest costume collection? This year, it takes a break until 2018 while we carry out vital conservation work. Keep your eyes peeled for an online exhibition.

A room with a view

Historical destinations at Killerton

Clyston Mill is nestled by the River Clyst.

Think you've seen it all? 

There are three hidden gems on the Killerton estate, each with their own mysterious pasts. They've shut their doors until next Spring, but you can still read about them here.

Killerton's characters