A few minutes walk from the station and well worth the walk. A beautiful tranquil place. Glad we took the time to stop off the remains of the Abbey are very interesting and have... read more
Boasting the most impressively complete and unaltered set of monastic...
Boasting the most impressively complete and unaltered set of monastic cloister buildings in England. Standing roofed and two storeys high, they include the gatehouse, the 15h century refectory with its glorious angel rood; unusual painted chamberand the floor of an earlier refectory. An exhibition and touch screen virtual tour tell the story of abbey life and a story bag is an ideal way for families to explore the site.
Child friendly and dog friendly.