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Furness Abbey, Barrow-in-Furness

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  • Lovely scenery, nice enjoyable walk and a lovely little cafe where you can enjoy home made food , nice place to visit and dogs live the freedom  more »
  • Great place to spend a couple of hours in the sun looking round the ruins of this 11th-15th century Abbey that was the second largest in England after Fountains Abbey. The visitor centre / Museum buil...  more »
  • The Abbey has a very violent past, with Cromwell killing the monks and pulling the buildings down, but it is now a very relaxing and tranquil place to be. In a bit of a valley, you are sheltered from ...  more »
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  • Fascinating Heritage property with a well thought out, small exhibition space and gift shop. Good walks around too.
  • A beautiful walk and very peaceful.
  • Imposing ruined Abbey - great for a stroll
  • A large ruin of ann Abby in a nice stretch of land.
  • Beautiful quiet place, loads for children to explore. Great little museum on site.