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Kirkstall Abbey

Abbey Road, Leeds LS5 3EH, England
+44 113 378 4079
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Beautiful ruins

Located a short trip from the city center, the Kirkstall Abbey is a great place to spend a peaceful... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Sam C
Alpharetta, Georgia, United States
Visit Abbey and river walk

Great place to visit when the weather is good.Really great place to walk around and get information... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Abbey Road, Leeds LS5 3EH, England
+44 113 378 4079
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Located a short trip from the city center, the Kirkstall Abbey is a great place to spend a peaceful afternoon. If just visiting the abbey, you'd probably only need to spend a half hour to cover the grounds, but I'd recommend staying longer to see...More

Thank Sam C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to visit when the weather is good.Really great place to walk around and get information leaflet from entrance which also has a shop. Plenty of grass for a picnic and to let the kids run wild.Then if you still have the energy there...More

Thank fraka43
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Grounds of the Abbey and the Abbey are beautiful to see and walk around its a lovely place with a lot of history. We had a great time walking round and taking in all the sights.

Thank JaneGoddard
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went there after the abbey was closed but it really didn't matter since the area and park around it is so beautiful to stroll through.

Thank Jossa92
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed a family afternoon in the lovely ground having visited the deli market. It is always clean and tidy there. A good family environment.

Thank 63Sunshine836
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Where do i start about Kirkstall abbey ? its a very nice place to walk a round . its a nice walk . the grounds of the abbey are lovely & you get a nice view of the river Aire

Thank elainelang71
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best parks in leeds. Love it. It has a nice river beside it which gives you a great feeling of the nature. You can feed the ducks. Has remains of a big old Abbey which is open to go in from 10-...More

Thank Halima A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent selection of food and craft stalls all locally sourced. Easy parking (no additional cost) and lovely tea room.

Thank W9615NMsue
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Kirskstall Abbey is a lovely place to visit, especially in the Spring / Summer time. The main attraction is of course, the glorious Abbey ruins, steeped in history but also be sure to spend some time in the surrounding area and relax in the park...More

Thank rachietown
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

A great afternoon out in the Easter sunshine, free car park across the road, the Abbey House museum is near the car park and has a nice cafe selling a selection of sandwiches, jacket potatoes and cakes, we resisted the temptation of cakes and had...More

1  Thank SueWestYorkshire_10
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Brenda C
can u park at the abbey as im coming to an even there !!
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
Is it free in October , apparently it closes in september no other info on website about winter opoening
21 October 2015|
Response from nhwatch | Reviewed this property |
The grounds to Kirkstall Abbey, Leeds are open all year round
How does one get to the abbey from the centre of town?
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