Killerton

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

Killerton, near Exeter, Devon, needs your help to raise 100K to help us care for Killerton

Our roof is leaking 

A major conservation project to protect the house and precious collections is underway. We need your help to plug the £100k funding gap to help us keep caring for this special place. Find out what's happening and how you can help.

There's lots of family fun to get stuck into at Killerton, Devon

Family fun this summer 

Killerton is the perfect place for a family adventure, with wide open places to stretch big and little legs and let imaginations run wild.

Upcoming events

Lost Killerton

Mon 21 Aug 2017
10:00-16:00
Archaeologists might have found the lost house of Killerton, a grand mansion that was started by the Acland family but never finished. The Lost Killerton trail will take you there.

Satellite properties open

Mon 21 Aug 2017
13:00-17:00
Three hidden places filled with history are waiting to be discovered. Step inside the quaint Budlake Old Post Office, see one of the South West's last remaining watermills, Clyston Mill, and seek out rare paintings at medieval house Marker's.

Try it Tuesdays

Tue 22 Aug 2017
11:00-15:00
Get active in the great outdoors. Try different coached sports each week.

Guided Parkland Walk

Tue 22 Aug 2017
11:30-13:00
Killerton has a new team of parkland guides. Join them on a walk to find out more about the landscape, history and wildlife of the historic parkland.

Wicked Wednesdays: fairies & elves

Wed 23 Aug 2017
14:00-16:00
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.

Time Trail Thursdays

Thu 24 Aug 2017
11:00-15:00
Bring your little ones on the time trail and head back in time to the Iron Age to try all sorts of family activities with an archaeological twist.
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Eating and shopping

Gifts galore, lunches and local produce

The gift

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Get involved

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Our work

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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.

Killerton, near Exeter, Devon, needs your help to raise 100K to help us care for Killerton

Our roof is leaking 

A major conservation project to protect the house and precious collections is underway. We need your help to plug the £100k funding gap to help us keep caring for this special place. Find out what's happening and how you can help.

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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