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Kirkstall Abbey

Abbey Road, Leeds LS5 3EH, England
+44 113 378 4079
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Great day out

Went on the off chance to see if it was available for wedding. Ended up walking around to the fairy... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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Amazing day out, amazing place

Kirkstall Abbey is spectacular ruined Cistercian monastery in Kirkstall, founded c. 1152. It is set... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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Abbey Road, Leeds LS5 3EH, England
+44 113 378 4079
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went on the off chance to see if it was available for wedding. Ended up walking around to the fairy tale stories wgich happened to be a free event. My 2 year old loved every minute and we enjoyed been able to see and plan...More

1  Thank JenniferShaw7
Reviewed 2 days ago

Kirkstall Abbey is spectacular ruined Cistercian monastery in Kirkstall, founded c. 1152. It is set in a public park on the north bank of the River Aire. We like here, amazing and so peaceful atmosphere, just enjoy, explore and relax. Highly recommend.

Thank vineta_krone
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Always drive past this place - but this time decided to stop off and take a look around - it's a really great place - great to see the Abbey a real piece of history. It is worth a visit and stroll around if your...More

Thank Don-Leeds
Reviewed 1 week ago

had a good day with children looking round abbey and museum. learnt a lot and then enjoyed the park for picnic and games.

Thank Anniellen2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

the museum was very interesting, had a friendly feel, lots to talk about, the staff were friendly and knowledgeable

Thank katykins44
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really nice and easy just to walk around and take in some scenery - lovely few hours out for all ages - particularly great when the kirkstall fair is on

Thank Rasam88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Kirkstall Abbey ruins are beautiful. They remind me very much of the ruins of St George's in Bermuda, though the weather's not as good at Kirkstall (sorry Leeds). On Saturdays, there's a farmer's market inside the ruins, selling mostly foods. It makes for a lovely...More

Thank James H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food, drink and craft market on Sunday .... fabulous weather and so relaxing just wandering around the Abbey and over to the museum across the road.

Thank Helen H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went recently with my partner and we didn't realise it was the market. Parking is free in the field opposite with plenty of staff guiding you to a free space which is brilliant. The market had a lot of variety and the ruins are really...More

Thank AJG92
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Meet up with Nieces and Brother as they live in North Yorkshire and we West Yorkshire and it's half way. Although the day was cold and dark we had a lovely walk round the abbey. It has an immense feel to the place and would...More

1  Thank TP026
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Questions & Answers
Brenda C
9 November 2016|
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Response from Elaine F | Property representative |
Hi Brenda There's free parking just opposite the abbey on Abbey Walk. If you are using a sat nav the postcode is LS5 3EH. Enjoy the event! Best wishes Elaine
Peter e
20 October 2015|
Response from nhwatch | Reviewed this property |
The grounds to Kirkstall Abbey, Leeds are open all year round
10 July 2015|
Response from Jade Rose M |
You can take a bus from Leeds train station straight to the Abbey, it is the same bus that would eventually take you to the airport if you were to stay on it. It should be bus #757 It will drop you off right in front of the... More