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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

  • 29/06/22

    18° 9%
  • 29/06/22

    15° 5%
  • 30/06/22

    14° 7%
  • 30/06/22

    13° 14%

Weather forecast for Shandy Hall (1.3 miles away) updated 29/06/22 at 04:00.




Events nearby

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  • Cleveland and District Astronomical Society meeting

    Friday 9th December 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

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

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  • Dark Skies Stargazing Experience – The Grand, York

    Thursday 12th January 2023 from 17:00pm to Friday 13th January 2023 12:00pm

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

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  • Cleveland and District Astronomical Society meeting

    Friday 13th January 2023 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

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

    More info
  • Dark Skies Stargazing Experience – The Grand, York

    Monday 30th January 2023 from 17:00pm to Tuesday 31st January 2023 12:00pm

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

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  • Cleveland and District Astronomical Society meeting

    Friday 10th February 2023 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

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

    More info

Stay and gaze nearby

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

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Carlton Lodge – Helmsley

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

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Easterside Farm

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

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Carlton Grange – Helmsley

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

    Stay & Gaze

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  • High Farm – Beadlam Rigg

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

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Noelle’s Cottages – Middleton Hall

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

    Stay & Gaze

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