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Rievalux Abbey

Rievaulx Category Historic Sites
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If peace and tranquillity is what you seek from a family day out in Yorkshire, then Rievaulx Abbey is the perfect choice. Set in a remote valley in the North York Moors National Park, Rievaulx is one of the most complete, and atmospheric, of England’s abbey ruins. It’s no wonder it’s one of the most popular visitor attractions in the North.

Learn about the monks in medieval times – how they devoted their lives to spiritual matters and at the same time established a thriving business to become one of the wealthiest monasteries in Britain.

Then enjoy some delicious Yorkshire fare in the café before taking a stroll around the beautiful grounds.

Opening times:

29 March - 30 September 2013
• 10:00 - 18:00

1 October - 3 November 2013
• 10:00 - 17:00

4 November 2013 - 16 February 2014
• Closed Mon - Fri
• Open Sat & Sun: 10am - 4pm

Closed Christmas

17 February - 23 February 2014
• 10:00 - 16:00

24 February - 31 March 2014
• Closed Mon - Fri
• Open Sat & Sun: 10am - 4pm

Please see the website for details.


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