Bolton Abbey

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Bolton Abbey is an estate in Wharfedale in North Yorkshire, England, which takes its name from the ruins of the 12th-century Augustinian monastery—now generally known as Bolton Priory. It sits within the landscape of the Yorkshire Dales, adjacent to the village of Bolton Abbey.

Bolton Abbey

Bolton Abbey

The estate is open to visitors and includes many miles of all-weather walking routes and a variety of attractions for people of all ages.

Explore the ruins of the Priory and discover a landscape full of history and legend. Walk along the riverside, woodland and moorland paths or simply relax beside the river with a picnic with natural life – Bolton Abbey has it all.

The landscape at Bolton Abbey inspires and has been admired in the past by artists such as Turner, Ruskin and Royle, as well as the poet Wordsworth.

I hope you find it as inspiring as I did.

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