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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

  • 15/08/22

    21° 55%
  • 15/08/22

    19° 42%
  • 16/08/22

    18° 6%
  • 16/08/22

    17° 4%

Weather forecast for Shandy Hall (1.3 miles away) updated 15/08/22 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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  • Scarborough & Ryedale Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Friday 16th September 2022 from 19:45pm to 21:30pm

    East Ayton Village Hall, East Ayton, YO13 9HY (27.5 miles away)

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  • The York Astronomical Society meeting

    Friday 16th September 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Priory Street Centre - York, York, YO1 6ET (17.3 miles away)

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  • Whitby and District Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Tuesday 4th October 2022 from 19:30pm to 20:15pm

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

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  • Dark Skies Stargazing Experience – The Grand, York

    Wednesday 5th October 2022 from 17:00pm to Thursday 6th October 2022 12:00pm

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

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  • The York Astronomical Society meeting & observing

    Friday 7th October 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Beetle Bank Farm, Murton, YO19 5XD (16.7 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • Lahtle Wood Glamping

    Carr Lane, East Hesleterton, North Yorkshire, YO17 8RP (23.5 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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