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Buckfast Abbey is the only medieval monastery to have been restored and used again for its original purpose and is now home to a Roman Catholic community of Benedictine monks. Situated on the edge of Dartmoor, the Abbey Church and grounds are free to enter. After you’ve visited the Abbey, you can…
A working Benedictine monastery in a beautiful setting. Regular services and open to the public (free entrance). Beautiful, tranquil interior and stunning contemporary stained glass windows. The gardens are very attractive and there is a lovely cafe/restaurant with raised terrace overlooking…
Nestled in the shadow of Dartmoor, in a beautiful wooded valley beside the river Dart, Buckfast Abbey offers visitors a tranquil refuge from the hectic pace of everyday life.
This is a stunning Abbey with a working monastery, beautiful gardens, shops and restaurants. Free entry and parking