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Valle Crucis Abbey, Llangollen

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  • We were greeted by the friendly and helpful gentleman member of staff. There are numerous information boards which assist in interpreting the abbey complex. Understandably the abbey is generally in ru...  more »
  • Built in 1201 it was the last of the 14 Cistercian foundations to be built in Wales. In 1535 it was the second richest monastery after Tintern Abbey. It was dissolved by Royal decree in 1537 by Henry ...  more »
  • It's very interesting to see, but there's not a great deal of it left to be honest. To add to this there's a massive caravan park right next to it, which kind of takes away from the nice scenery surro...  more »
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  • Valle Crucis is a wonderful ruin of a cistercian abbey. If you go in the off-season, there are certain parts of the abbey that you can't get into, however it's still worth the visit. Be sure to check out the Pilar of Eliseg just north of the abbey property along the main road.
  • great place to visit if passing by, great chance to get your camera out
  • Small entrance fee. Surrounded by a campsite. Stunning location.
  • Very well preserved and kept clean! Love the gift shop!
  • Lovely abbey in beautiful surroundings and not too expensive to look around