Byland Abbey

  • image-0
  • Information

    Byland Abbey is a ruined 12th-century abbey in the small village of New Byland, near Coxwold in North Yorkshire. The abbey lies within the North York Moors National Park.

    Once one of the greatest monasteries in England, the abbey is a fantastic example of medieval gothic architecture. Founded in 1135, it was absorbed into the Cistercian order in 1147.

    Today, visitors can see the impressive remains of Byland Abbey, now in the care of English Heritage. A lower half of a huge rose window is still in place, as well as some medieval floor tiles.

    The abbey is open from March to November. There is a museum, as well as a small gift shop and snack shop on site.


     

  • 7 Day Weather Forecast

    Our weather forecast for Coxwold in North Yorkshire is split into two widgets. The first shows a timeline containing temperature, wind, sunrise/sunset and chance of rain, whilst the second shows the forecast for the week ahead including severe weather alerts when available.



  • You may also like ...

    In this 'you may also like' section we attempt to answer what else can I do? Here you have a list by order of being the closest some more beaches, things to see and do, places to eat and upcoming events.

      • image-0

      Byland Abbey

      • image-0

      Shandy Hall

  • Where can I stay ...

    Booking.com interactive map

    Booking.com
  • What do others think ...

    Leave a Review

    Your e-mail address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

    Select a rating