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Byland Abbey, Coxwold

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  • Once, along with Fountains and Rievaulx, one of the 3 greatest monasteries in England Byland is, today, only an impressive 'shadow' of the remarkable building it must have been before the dissolution....  more »
  • It's not always open which we discovered on our visit. And as nice as it looked from the road we never got to wander round Maybe a promise box or donation box would be nice Check the opening times  more »
  • The £6 admission fee is well worth it compared to other places. Buy a guide book as it explains the buildings history clearly. If not, start your visit at the little museum first, before investigating...  more »
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  • Check opening times, passing nearby thought I would make a diversion to see the Abbey, closed Mondays and Tuesdays. Looks good from the road.
  • You have to see this place lit up at night... stunning!
  • What's not to like! Gorgeous setting.. it's only a little Abbey but it is stunning.. make sure it's open before you go..
  • Lovely place , lovely tiled flooring, nice tea rooms
  • Beautiful, really worth a visit.

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