History in the Sun….with an ice-cream!
A spectacular day out for everyone which visits some of the historical and scenic sites of the North. The day will start with breakfast at beautiful Bolton Abbey, with amazing grounds/walks, cream-tea, cafes and of course the abbey ruins. Then off to picturesque Rippon, a small city with a large Cathedral and surrounding grounds. A chance here to visit the tourist shops and cafes, as well as to walk inside the cathedral and see its spectacular artefacts and stain glass scenes. Finally off to Fountains Abbey, a World Heritage Site, set in 323 hectares (800 acres) of beautiful countryside, offers an unparalleled opportunity to appreciate the range of England’s heritage.
Discover the magnificent 12th-century abbey ruins and the only surviving Cistercian corn mill.Amble through the beautiful landscaped Georgian water garden of Studley Royal, complete with Neo-classical statues, follies and breathtaking views.Delight in the richly decorated Victorian St Mary’s Church and take time out to relax in the Reading Room in Elizabethan Fountains Hall.Complete a great day out for all the family by exploring the medieval Deer Park. Not to be missed. Buy early tickets available here https://online-payments.lancaster-university.co.uk/browse/product.asp?compid=1&modid=1&catid=26
Ticket price: Adult £15
Children under 16 £8
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