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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° 4%
  • 26/06/22

    16° 4%
  • 27/06/22

    12° 1%
  • 27/06/22

    11° 1%

Weather forecast for Shandy Hall (1.3 miles away) updated 26/06/22 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Magical Moonlight Coastal Walk

    Saturday 8th October 2022 from 18:45pm to 21:00pm

    Robin Hood's Bay Car Park, Whitby, YO22 4QN (29.8 miles away)

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  • Dark Skies Stargazing Experience – The Grand, York

    Tuesday 11th October 2022 from 17:00pm to Wednesday 12th October 2022 12:00pm

    The Grand, York, York, YO1 6GD (17.1 miles away)

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  • Cleveland and District Astronomical Society meeting

    Friday 14th October 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Wynyard Planetarium & Observatory, Stockton-on-Tees, TS21 3JG (29.6 miles away)

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  • Star Glamp Weekend at Little Seed Field

    Friday 28th October 2022 from 18:00pm to Sunday 30th October 2022 12:00pm

    Little Seed Field Glamping, Ripon, HG4 3PU (21.8 miles away)

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  • Whitby and District Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Tuesday 1st November 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

  • Cropton Cabins Holiday Park

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

    Stay & Gaze

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  • The Grand, York

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

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Rawcliffe House Farm

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

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Middlehead Cottages – Stape

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

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Gumboots & Wellingtons

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

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Pheasant’s Roost Shepherd’s Hut

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

    Stay & Gaze

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