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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.


Private venue - location accessible only by prior arrangement or when public events are scheduled.

Weather forecast

  • 24/10/21

    11° 7%
  • 24/10/21

    11° 2%
  • 25/10/21

    10° 3%
  • 25/10/21

    10° 5%

Weather forecast for Shandy Hall (1.3 miles away) updated 24/10/21 at 04:00.




Forthcoming events

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  • Night awe-walk and stargazing – Byland Abbey and Snever Observatory

    Wednesday 27th October 2021 from 18:30pm to 21:30pm

    Byland Abbey, Coxwold, YO61 4BD

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  • Night ‘awe-walk’ and stargazing – Byland Abbey & Snever Observatory

    Friday 14th January 2022 from 18:30pm to 21:30pm

    Byland Abbey, Coxwold, YO61 4BD

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