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St. Mary's Abbey, York

4.6
#27 of 306 in Things to do in York
Architectural Building · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
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  • A beautiful ruin, set in lovely gardens, beside the river. We had a guide who showed us around - so interesting and such a lovely place to walk around 
    A beautiful ruin, set in lovely gardens, beside the river. We had a guide who showed us around - so interesting and such a lovely place to walk around  more »
  • A beautiful piece of architecture in the museum gardens, built in 1088 and the remains of one of the wealthiest and most powerful Benedictine monasteries in England. The abbey occupied the entire... 
    A beautiful piece of architecture in the museum gardens, built in 1088 and the remains of one of the wealthiest and most powerful Benedictine monasteries in England. The abbey occupied the entire...  more »
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  • Nice open park area, free to public
  • This is one of the greatest of all the losses of the English Reformation vandalism. The beauty of the shattered remnants show what a magnificent building we have lost

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