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Byland Abbey

Byland Abbey

Byland, Coxwold, YO61 4BD, Yorkshire and The Humber

The ruins of this remote medieval monastery are incredible to view by daytime and offer some excellent stargazing and astrophotography opportunities by night.


Byland Abbey is a private location and is only accessible out of normal hours for stargazing by prior arrangement or when public events are scheduled.

Weather forecast

  • 26/01/22

    8%
  • 26/01/22

    9%
  • 27/01/22

    10%
  • 27/01/22

    9%

Weather forecast for Shandy Hall (1.3 miles away) updated 26/01/22 at 04:00.




Events nearby

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  • Stargazing at Dalby Forest – Dark Skies Festival

    Saturday 19th February 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Dalby Forest Courtyard, Thornton-le-Dale, YO18 7LT (19.7 miles away)

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  • Guide to the heavens at Lime Tree Observatory

    Sunday 20th February 2022 from 18:30pm to 20:30pm

    Lime Tree Observatory, Grewelthorpe, HG4 3DA (20.5 miles away)

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  • Dark Skies walk at Sutton Bank

    Sunday 20th February 2022 from 19:00pm to 22:00pm

    Sutton Bank Visitor Centre, Near Thirsk, YO7 2EH (3.3 miles away)

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  • Observing Night at the Bruce Observatory

    Sunday 20th February 2022 from 19:15pm to 21:15pm

    Bruce Observatory - Whitby School, Whitby, YO21 1LA (28.9 miles away)

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  • Rockets, telescope workshop and stargazing at Gilling Castle

    Tuesday 22nd February 2022 from 18:15pm to 20:30pm

    Gilling Castle, Gilling East, YO62 4HP (4.0 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • Carr House Farm Bed and Breakfast – Ampleforth

    Ampleforth, York, YO62 4ED (1.1 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Carlton Lodge – Helmsley

    53 Bondgate, Helmsley, YO62 5EY (5.2 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Easterside Farm

    Hawnby, Helmsley, YO62 5QT (6.6 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Carlton Grange – Helmsley

    Carlton, Helmsley, YO62 5HH (6.7 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • High Farm – Beadlam Rigg

    Beadlam Rigg, Pockley, YO62 7TG (8.3 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Noelle’s Cottages – Middleton Hall

    Middleton Hall, Pickering, YO18 8NX (15.0 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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