Fountains Abbey & Studley Royal
Fountains Abbey & Studley Royal are currently only open on a limited basis - tickets must be pre-booked online.
Fountains Abbey is a World Heritage Site, set in 323 hectares (800 acres) of beautiful countryside near Ripon in North Yorkshire. It offers an unparalleled opportunity to appreciate the range of England's heritage - with a.Cistercian abbey, elegant Georgian water garden and medieval deer park.
Discover the magnificent 12th-century abbey ruins and the only surviving Cistercian corn mill.
Amble through the beautiful landscaped Georgian water garden of Studley Royal, complete with neo-classical statues, follies and breathtaking views.
Delight in the richly decorated Victorian St Mary's church and take time out to relax in the Reading Room in Elizabethan Fountains Hall.
Complete a great day out for all the family by exploring the Medieval deer park.
Find out more about Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal on the National Trust website.
Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays all year: Service 139 from Ripon
Summer Sundays & Bank Holidays - service expected to resume in Spring 2021
DalesBus 822 from York & Ripon
Summer Sundays & Bank Holidays - service expected to resume in Summer 2021
Eastern DalesBus 825 from Wetherby, Harrogate & Brimham Rocks
Show your bus ticket at the entrance to Fountains Abbey & Studley Royal to receive a voucher for a free cup of regular tea or coffee at the Visitor Centre Restaurant.
It's a pleasant walk of around four miles from Ripon City Centre to Fountains Abbey - click here for more information.