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
- Certificate of Excellence 2017
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:
- Very Good76
- tandftAuckland, New ZealandTrip Type:CouplesA well preserved exampleWednesday, 25th October 2017Egglestone was the first of several Abbey ruins we stopped at and we found it very interesting. The grounds are well kept and there is plenty of parking with easy access to the Abbey. These ruins... Read full review
- SoozeeNottinghamTrip Type:CouplesA lovely siteTuesday, 10th October 2017A lovely site! An ancient abbey, in an amazing position. Quite a lot remains, so one can imagine how it would have looked in its prime. The information board is very good. The site is only... Read full review
- pat_geoffwilkinsonWisbech, United KingdomTrip Type:CouplesGreat place to explore and it's freeMonday, 9th October 2017After visiting The Castle, even more history on the doorstep, lovely place to wander around, guide book from the castle included the Abbey which was very useful. Not a huge place but worth a look. Read full review
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Parking & Transport
- On site parking
- Dogs Accepted - Dogs allowed on leads
|2017 (1 Apr 2017 - 31 Mar 2018)|
|Monday - Sunday||10:00||- 18:00|
|Bank Holiday||10:00||- 18:00|
* Closed 24-26 Dec, 1 Jan.