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Egglestone Abbey

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Egglestone Abbey
Bowes Village
Barnard Castle
County Durham
DL12 9TN

Tel: +44 0870 333 1181

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Egglestone Abbey

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

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Recent Reviews:

  • Wayne T
    Gravesend, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Atmospheric and worth the extra few miles
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 20th July 2017
    Ruins but wonderful ruins. Another chapter of history to soak up. No facilities, unmanned. Car park for maybe 20 cars. Allow 1 hour. Great place for a picnic and stroll before or after. Read full review
  • olibot
    Durham, United Kingdom
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    4 of 5 stars
    Monday, 17th July 2017
    We called in here as a walking destination for a picnic. The ruins are thought provoking in as far as one can sit there, exposed to the elements, enjoying a picnic and wondering what else has gone on... Read full review
  • David R
    Glasgow, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Ruined but still scenic
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 13th July 2017
    We visited Barnard Castle and decided to drive the few minutes to this ruined abbey for a picnic. Bits of it are cleared to the foundations, with other areas still, partially, standing. Interesting... Read full review



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Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Provider Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted - Dogs allowed on leads

Access Information

Opening Times

2017 (2 Jan 2017 - 31 Mar 2017)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 18:00
Bank Holiday10:00 - 18:00

* Closed 24-26 Dec, 1 Jan.

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