Killerton

A family home and a great estate. Glorious landscape garden surrounded by parkland with fine 18th-century house

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Upcoming events

Seeing the wood and the trees

Sun 24 Feb 2019
11:00-16:00
Killerton is celebrating 100 years of the Forestry Commission, telling the story of Francis Acland and his crucial role in its formation in 1919 and how we are looking after forests now for the future.

February half term flower trail

Sun 24 Feb 2019
11:00-16:00
Winter is coming to an end and the flowers are starting to bloom, how many will you spot at Killerton.

Tree of life

Sun 24 Feb 2019
11:00-17:00
Explore our link with nature through this fashion exhibition which delves into the use of plants in clothing worn through history.

Killerton parkrun

Sat 02 Mar 2019
09:00-10:00
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.

Memory snowdrop weekend

Sat 02 Mar 2019
11:00-16:00
Plant a lasting memory for someone special.

Revealing the Secrets of Ashclyst Forest

Sat 23 Mar 2019
11:00-13:00
An Ashclyst Guided Walk
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Eating and shopping

Gifts galore, lunches and local produce

A house party outside of the main entrance at Killerton, Devon

The Aclands left Killerton for you to enjoy 

The Acland family, who left the estate to the Trust in 1944, did so for the benefit and enjoyment of everybody. Find out more about the history behind the large estate, which includes 6,400 acres of land, 250 cottages and 18 farms.

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Our work

Killerton's slighlty sparkling cider

Killerton's cider wins Overall Drinks Winner at Fine Food Awards 

For the second year running, the Killerton Estate has won the Overall Drinks Award for its Medium Sparkling Cider at the national Fine Food Awards. There are over 50 acres of orchards on the estate which are home to over 100 traditional apple varieties including the oddly named ‘Slack-ma-girdle’ and ‘Hangy Down’ varieties.

Volunteers, staff and the community gather around Killerton's new roof to say thank you for the support to the roof project

Our work 

Killerton includes 6,400 acres of historic estate, with a Georgian house, garden, two chapels and three satellite properties. Find out more about the work going to care these special places.

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Places to stay

Exterior of Killerton Park Cottage

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.

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Groups

Groups and learning

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Art and collections

Our collections

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