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Ranger Walk, Killerton's Orchards, part of the Great Big Green Week

Killerton's heritage orchards are havens for nature and supply apples for traditional cider making.

  • Booking essential
  • Free event (admission applies)

Devon has lost 90% of its traditional orchards since the 1950s. Discover what we are doing at Killerton to conserve, improve and increase these uniquely precious habitats.

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Event ticket prices

This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.

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The basics

Booking details

Call 0344 249 1895

Suitability

Children over 12, accompanied by an adult welcome

Meeting point

Meet outside the engine house in the main visitor carpark at Killerton House. EX5 3LE

What to bring and wear

Please wear good walking boots or sturdy shoes and dress for the weather.

Accessibility

Distance: approximately 1 mile. Terrain: Mostly flat with some uneven surfaces. Suitable for those with their own outdoor tramper. Assistance dogs welcome.

Upcoming events

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Be inspired by the blossom that's filling Killerton with colour.

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on
19 May to 30 Jun 2024
at
10:00 to 17:00
+ 42 other dates or times
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Playing by the rules: fashion exhibition in the house 

Killerton's 2024 fashion exhibition will explore children's clothes of the 19th and 20th century.

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on
19 May to 3 Nov 2024
at
11:00 to 16:00
+ 168 other dates or times
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Exeter University Archaeological Dig 

The University of Exeter archaeology department are excavating a site close to Columbjohn Chapel on the Killerton estate. Visit the excavation site and discover what they have found.

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on
20 May to 5 Jun 2024
at
10:00 to 16:00
+ 12 other dates or times
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Roundheads and Cavaliers: Family trail leading to an archaeological dig 

It is 1645. Armies are marching through Devon. Parliament's roundheads are chasing the King's cavaliers and you need to make a decision. Who will you support?

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on
25 May to 2 Jun 2024
at
10:00 to 16:00
+ 8 other dates or times