Opening times at Buckland Abbey

Important notice -

The garden, blue and red estate walks and take away are open on Saturdays and Sundays in November. The Abbey is closed. To avoid disappointment please book your visit in advance. If you do not book, we cannot guarantee admission.

Please note

To avoid disappointment please book in advance, especially at busier times such as weekends and bank holidays. However where space is available on weekdays, pre-booking may not be necessary. If you do not book we cannot guarantee admission. Last admission to the Abbey at 3:15pm.

Tuesday 1 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) Closed
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) Closed
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate Closed
  • Car park Closed
  • Restaurant Closed
  • Shop Closed

Wednesday 2 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) Closed
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) Closed
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate Closed
  • Car park Closed
  • Restaurant Closed
  • Shop Closed

Thursday 3 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) Closed
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) Closed
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate Closed
  • Car park Closed
  • Restaurant Closed
  • Shop Closed

Friday 4 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) Closed
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) Closed
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate Closed
  • Car park Closed
  • Restaurant Closed
  • Shop Closed

Saturday 5 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) 11:00 - 16:00
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) 10:00 - 16:00
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate 10:00 - 16:00
  • Car park 10:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Shop Closed

Sunday 6 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) 11:00 - 16:00
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) 10:00 - 16:00
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate 10:00 - 16:00
  • Car park 10:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Shop Closed

Monday 7 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) 11:00 - 16:00
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) 10:00 - 16:00
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate 10:00 - 16:00
  • Car park 10:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Shop Closed

Tuesday 8 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) 11:00 - 16:00
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) 10:00 - 16:00
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate 10:00 - 16:00
  • Car park 10:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Shop Closed

Wednesday 9 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) 11:00 - 16:00
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) 10:00 - 16:00
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate 10:00 - 16:00
  • Car park 10:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Shop Closed

Thursday 10 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) 11:00 - 16:00
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) 10:00 - 16:00
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate 10:00 - 16:00
  • Car park 10:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Shop Closed

Friday 11 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) 11:00 - 16:00
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) 10:00 - 16:00
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate 10:00 - 16:00
  • Car park 10:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Shop Closed

Saturday 12 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) 11:00 - 16:00
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) 10:00 - 16:00
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate 10:00 - 16:00
  • Car park 10:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Shop Closed

Sunday 13 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) 11:00 - 16:00
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) 10:00 - 16:00
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate 10:00 - 16:00
  • Car park 10:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Shop Closed

Monday 14 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) 11:00 - 16:00
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) 10:00 - 16:00
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate 10:00 - 16:00
  • Car park 10:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Shop Closed

Tuesday 15 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) 11:00 - 16:00
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) 10:00 - 16:00
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate 10:00 - 16:00
  • Car park 10:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Shop Closed

Wednesday 16 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) 11:00 - 16:00
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) 10:00 - 16:00
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate 10:00 - 16:00
  • Car park 10:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Shop Closed

Thursday 17 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) 11:00 - 16:00
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) 10:00 - 16:00
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate 10:00 - 16:00
  • Car park 10:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Shop Closed

Friday 18 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) 11:00 - 16:00
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) 10:00 - 16:00
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate 10:00 - 16:00
  • Car park 10:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Shop Closed

Saturday 19 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) 11:00 - 16:00
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) 10:00 - 16:00
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate 10:00 - 16:00
  • Car park 10:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Shop Closed

Sunday 20 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) 11:00 - 16:00
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) 10:00 - 16:00
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate 10:00 - 16:00
  • Car park 10:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Shop Closed

Monday 21 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) 11:00 - 16:00
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) 10:00 - 16:00
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate 10:00 - 16:00
  • Car park 10:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Shop Closed

Tuesday 22 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) 11:00 - 16:00
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) 10:00 - 16:00
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate 10:00 - 16:00
  • Car park 10:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Shop Closed

Wednesday 23 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) 11:00 - 16:00
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) 10:00 - 16:00
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate 10:00 - 16:00
  • Car park 10:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Shop Closed

Thursday 24 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) 11:00 - 16:00
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) 10:00 - 16:00
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate 10:00 - 16:00
  • Car park 10:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Shop Closed

Friday 25 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) Closed
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) Closed
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate Closed
  • Car park Closed
  • Restaurant Closed
  • Shop Closed

Saturday 26 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) Closed
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) Closed
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate Closed
  • Car park Closed
  • Restaurant Closed
  • Shop Closed

Sunday 27 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) 11:00 - 16:00
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) 10:00 - 16:00
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate 10:00 - 16:00
  • Car park 10:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Shop Closed

Monday 28 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) 11:00 - 16:00
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) 10:00 - 16:00
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate 10:00 - 16:00
  • Car park 10:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Shop Closed

Tuesday 29 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) 11:00 - 16:00
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) 10:00 - 16:00
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate 10:00 - 16:00
  • Car park 10:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Shop Closed

Wednesday 30 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) 11:00 - 16:00
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) 10:00 - 16:00
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate 10:00 - 16:00
  • Car park 10:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Shop Closed

Thursday 31 December

  • Abbey (ground and middle floors) 11:00 - 16:00
  • Garden (cider house, kitchen garden, Elizabethan garden and main abbey garden) 10:00 - 16:00
  • Wild garden Closed
  • Great Barn Closed
  • Estate 10:00 - 16:00
  • Car park 10:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Shop Closed