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Byland Abbey

Byland Abbey

Byland, Coxwold, North Yorkshire, 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

  • 26/06/22

    19° 3%
  • 26/06/22

    16° 1%
  • 27/06/22

    12° 0%
  • 27/06/22

    11° 0%

Weather forecast for Shandy Hall (1.3 miles away) updated 26/06/22 at 16:00.




Events nearby

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  • Harrogate Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 30th June 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Green Hut Community Centre - Harlow Hill, Harrogate, HG2 0AS (22.4 miles away)

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  • Green Space Dark Skies – North York Moors National Park (CANCELLED)

    Friday 1st July 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

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

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  • Whitby and District Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Tuesday 5th July 2022 from 19:30pm to 20:15pm

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

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  • Harrogate Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 28th July 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Green Hut Community Centre - Harlow Hill, Harrogate, HG2 0AS (22.4 miles away)

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  • Whitby and District Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Tuesday 2nd August 2022 from 19:30pm to 20:15pm

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

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Stay and gaze nearby

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    Cropton, Wrelton, North Yorkshire, YO18 8ES (15.2 miles away)

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  • The Grand, York

    Station Rise, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 6GD (17.1 miles away)

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  • Rawcliffe House Farm

    Stape, Pickering, North Yorkshire, YO18 8JA (17.3 miles away)

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  • Middlehead Cottages – Stape

    Stape, Pickering, North Yorkshire, YO18 8HY (17.9 miles away)

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  • Gumboots & Wellingtons

    Ellerburn, Pickering, North Yorkshire, YO18 7LL (18.4 miles away)

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  • Pheasant’s Roost Shepherd’s Hut

    Thorpe Bassett, Malton, North Yorkshire, YO17 8LU (19.3 miles away)

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