Wander through a breathtaking landscape and discover magical abbey ruins, tranquil water gardens and timeless beauty.
Explore the magnificent ruins of a once great abbey, destroyed by Henry VIII in the 16th century. Find out about the people who lived and worked here in the Porter’s Lodge or join a guided tour.
Studley Royal Water Garden
Immerse yourself in Georgian elegance and decadence in the spectacular Water Garden created by John and William Aislabie. Classical statues, follies, and views across the gardens were all carefully designed to impress an 18th century visitor; and it is little changed today.
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Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden
Learn a new skill, watch some outdoor theatre, enjoy a guided walk or talk to an expert. Joining an event is a great way to make your day out amazing.
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