History, tourist information, and nearby accommodation
HERITAGE HIGHLIGHTS: The east end of the church, including the arch of the east window, still stand to full height.
A short walk along the Wharfe leads to The Strid, a series of narrow, rocky gorges through which the river bursts quite dramatically.
NB. Technically Bolton Abbey is the name of the village and the estate, while the Augustinian monastery was called Bolton Priory, but most people call the monastery Bolton Abbey as well.
About Bolton Abbey
Address: Bolton Abbey, Yorkshire, England, BD23 6AL
Attraction Type: Abbey
Location: Off the A59 in between Skipton and Harrogate. The abbey ruins are a short, attractive walk from the main parking lot in Bolton Abbey village. For satnavs use the post code BD23 6EX.
Website: Bolton Abbey
Phone: +44 (0) 1756 718009
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NEARBY HISTORIC ATTRACTIONS
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
The Strid - 1.6 miles (Countryside)
Parcevall Hall Gardens - 4.2 miles (Garden)
Skipton Castle - 5.4 miles (Castle)
East Riddlesden Hall - 7.4 miles (Historic House)
Farnley Hall - 9.7 miles (Historic Building)
Bronte Parsonage Museum - 10.8 miles (Museum)
Haworth, St Michael's Church - 10.8 miles (Historic Church)
Brimham Rocks - 10.8 miles (Countryside)
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