What's on this autumn

Autumn is a fantastic season to get out and about in Devon so here's a list of autumn highlights to help you plan.

A young girl buying something at a fete stand from a woman

Greenway fête 

On Saturday 16 September, 11am-3pm, a 1950s style fête inspired by Agatha Christie's 'Dead Man's Folly' will be taking place in the Walled Garden, complete with coconut shy, fortune teller, games and more. The car park on Saturday 16 September is fully booked; if you would like to come to the fête please consider travelling by ferry, steam train or by foot.

a leaf in the autumn sunlight at Knightshayes

What can you get up to this Autumn at Knightshayes?

It's a stunning time of the year at Knightshayes and well worth a visit. Why not see what autumnal activities you can get up to.

cider apple festival killerton devon display

Autumn is apple season at Killerton

As autumn falls, the orchards burst into life. Apple season is here and there is lots to do, taste and drink.

Overbeck's Banana garden

Tender tropical plants 

Make your way into the Banana garden, there you will find yourself in a mini jungle bursting at the seams. Splashes of hot colour help set the scene for your tropical adventure.

Autumn colour Killerton generci

Autumn highlights at A la Ronde

Take a walk through an incredible landscape of orange and gold this autumn. Jump in crunchy leaves, collect windfall apples for the orchard and enjoy invigorating fresh air with all the family.

Ripe apples in the orchard at Coleridge Cottage

Things to do this autumn at Coleridge Cottage

Whether you're into art, poetry, like making homemade apple juice or just want to try something different, there's something for you this autumn at Coleridge Cottage...

An autumnal view of Coleton Fishacre

Exploring the garden in autumn

There's a nip in the air and the leaves are turning on the trees. Autumn in the garden is a riot of colour; the garden team have shared some of the top things to look out for this season.

Apples on a tree in autumn

Autumn colour at Compton Castle

In autumn months the garden and countryside surrounding Compton Castle fill with warm golden colours, and the castle becomes a cosy retreat where you can warm yourself by the fire in the Great Hall. Find out about all of the things to see and do this autumn.

Autumn in the garden at Finch Foundry, Devon

The peace and quiet of the cottage garden

A small and compact cottage garden - a perfect spot to relax and unwind.