Rievaulx Abbey ruins in North Yorkshire

Rievaulx Abbey


Rievaulx is one of the most atmospheric and complete of all the ruined abbeys. Don't miss the 18th century Terrace.

There are also special events, such as falconry displays.

What makes it special

  • World famous abbey ruins
  • British history

Opening Times

Monday & Tuesday: mostly closed, except holiday period

Wednesday to Friday: mostly open from mid-February

Saturday & Sunday: open

(times) 10:00 - 16:00

Tearoom shuts 30 minutes before the Abbey.
Last admission 30 minutes before closing time.


(prices to March 2019)

English Heritage Member: Free
Adult: £8.90
Child (5-17 years): £5.30
Concession: £8.00
Family (2 adults, up to 3 children): £23.10

Hostels nearby

Rievaulx Abbey

YORK, North Yorkshire, YO62 5LB

Map references

OS Grid Ref: SE 576 850

Lat/Lng: 54.257748, -1.116675

Contact information

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