Fountains Abbey Gardens, near Ripon
This superb landscape gardens at Fountains Abbey were designed by John Aislabee.
Fountains Abbey and Garden has elegant ornamental lakes, avenues, temples and cascades which provide a succession of unforgettable vistas but with an air of peace and tranquillity.
The landscape includes the spectacular remains of 12th century Fountains Abbey, the Elizabethan Fountains Hall and a medieval deer park.
Fountains Abbey dates from the 12th century and the grounds are one of the finest landscape gardens in the world and was made a World Heritage site in 1986.
2018 NT Fountains Abbey Gardens open all year daily. Snowdrop season begins in February, see website for more information.
Visit Fountains Abbey website for full details. Disabled access, shop, restaurant.
- Street: Studeley Royal Water Garden and Fountains Abbey
- Postcode: HG4 3DY
- City: Ripon
- County: Yorkshire
- Country: United Kingdom
- Telephone: 01765 608888
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