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:
- Travelers Choice 2020
- Very Good114
- barrygibbsWimborne, United KingdomImposing ruined abbeyThursday, 1st October 2020This is an English Heritage site with parking alongside. It is easily accessible and in a very scenic position above the river Greta Read full review
- FrankyBennetDarlington, United KingdomA lovely spotTuesday, 23rd February 2021We had a great walk to here after lockdown, a really lovely spot for a picnic. It was peaceful and quiet too. Read full review
- Laura TMiddlesbrough, United KingdomEntry is free and we had a fun half hour - no reason not to visit if nearby!Tuesday, 11th May 2021We were walking the Teesdale Way from Whorlton to Middleton in Teesdale and made a short detour from Abbey Bridge to visit Egglestone Abbey. Entry is free and it is well worth exploring the ruins for... Read full review
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Parking & Transport
- On site parking
- Dogs Accepted - Dogs allowed on leads
|2021 (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2021)|
* Closed 24-26 Dec, 1 Jan.