AboutThe charming ruins of a small monastery of Premonstratensian 'white canons', picturesquely set above a bend in the River Tees near Barnard Castle. Remains include much of the 13thC church and a range of living quarters, with traces of their ingenious toilet drainage system.
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- Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:
- Certificate of Excellence 2019
- Very Good105
- Yorkterrier01York, United KingdomTrip Type:FamilyFreeSaturday, 27th July 2019Whilst this is an English Heritage Property, it is free to visit. It can be a bit tricky to find. The Abbey is ruined but some parts are more intact and it is interesting visit for 30 minutes Read full review
- dobiedurham2016Durham, United KingdomNice walk from Barnard CastleWednesday, 14th August 2019There are a number of routes from Barnard Castle if you are feeling fit, and it could be circular if you want. The ruins are ideal for picnic on a nice day, and worth a look. Read full review
- Old_NottinghamianNottingham, United KingdomStunning little ruined AbbeyThursday, 5th September 2019There is free entry to this small but pretty ruined Abbey. We visited on a circular walk starting from Barnard Castle. Dog friendly and free parking. Good spot for a picnic on a fine day, but... Read full review
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Parking & Transport
- On site parking
- Dogs Accepted - Dogs allowed on leads
|2019 (1 Apr 2019 - 31 Dec 2020)|
|2018/19 (1 Apr 2019 - 31 Mar 2020)|
|Monday - Sunday||10:00||- 18:00|
|Bank Holiday||10:00||- 18:00|
* Closed 24-26 Dec, 1 Jan.