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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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  • Public Stargazing in Dalby Forest – October 2022

    Friday 7th October 2022 from 20:00pm to 21:30pm

    Dalby Forest Visitor Centre, Thornton-le-Dale, YO18 7LT (19.7 miles away)

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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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  • Saturn and Jupiter Night at Sutton Bank

    Saturday 15th October 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Sutton Bank Star Hub, Thirsk, YO7 2EX (3.4 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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