Members' event:

The Rise and Rise of Fountains Abbey

DATE

Tue 28 Sep 

TIME

1pm - 3pm

LOCATION

Fountains Abbey 

SUITABLE FOR

Adults

SOLD OUT

Fountains Abbey is the largest and best preserved ruined Cistercian monasteries in England. Join Dr Michael Carter, Senior Properties Historian at English Heritage in a tour that will challenge traditional interpretations of monastic decline in the late Middle Ages, instead showing that Fountains Abbey continued to thrive until almost the very moment it was closed down on the orders of Henry VIII.

Moderate access.

This event is sold out.

Prices

Type Price
Member (Adult) £22

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Property: Fountains Abbey
Address: Ripon, , HG4 3DY
Location: Yorkshire and the Humber

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