Buckfast Abbey
Buckfast Abbey, Devon

Buckfast Abbey

A working monastery that is home to a community of Benedictine Monks, Buckfast Abbey opens its doors to the public, allowing visitors to explore the impressive interior and beautiful gardens

This stunning site dates back to the early 1000s, learn of the fascinating past that surrounds it. You can do this by exploring the abbey itself, before settling down to one of the daily services.

The Abbey Gardens are another highlight of Buckfast Abbey, where an array of themed areas and picnic spots await. Dogs on a lead are also allowed outside in the gardens, so you can bring your pooch with you!

After enjoying what Buckfast Abbey has to offer, be sure to venture to The Grange Restaurant, which is open every day. If you visit on a Sunday, why not try the hearty carvery lunches?

Buckfast Abbey Shop

The Buckfast Abbey Shop comprises a gift shop, bookshop and Monastic shop. It’s also open daily and offers unique and quirky wares for you to choose from.

If you forget to visit the Buckfast Abbey Shop, don’t worry, as the Monastery also offers a handy online store!

A special outing awaits at Buckfast Abbey…

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