A warm welcome to Jervaulx Abbey
in North Yorkshire

The Burdon family extends warm welcome to Jervaulx Abbey & Tearoom in North Yorkshire.

Plundered and pillaged during the Dissolution of the Monasteries in the 16th century, the Abbey now stands as an enchanting, charming and atmospheric ruin.

Allowed to flourish with wild flowers, shrubs and Trees freely exploring its many nooks and crannies by its private owners. 

Set in the midst of the beautiful Yorkshire Dales, Jervaulx Abbey's dramatic, yet tranquil ambience has won the hearts of many of its visitors. Our Tearooms, run by the same family, is full of Local sourced and Homemade Delights. 

Jervaulx Abbey, is open all year round, dawn till dusk.

Playing host to civil ceremonies, wedding receptions, charity events and plays, as well as being used as a film and photo shoot location, it is also part of the Turner Trail. 


Find Us

Jervaulx Abbey Tearoom,
Jervaulx, Ripon
HG4 4PH

01677 460391 (daytime)
01677 460226 (after 6pm)

What's on at Jervaulx Abbey & Tearoom

We can host many different Events from Weddings to Charity Days, Car Rallies to Group Guided Tours, see below and keep up to date with any news and featured days. 

Summer Menu for our Award-Winning Pre-Booked Afternoon Tea, starting Monday 17th of July.  All bookings over phone, 01677460391. 

Charity Quiz Night, September Friday 8th.  Doors open at 6.30, quiz starts at 7pm.  Teams of 6, £10 per head including a Burger Dinner and the Winning Team will win £100.  Profit goes to Help for Heroes in support of Anna climbing Everest Base Camp.  To book your team in call 01677460391.  All welcome on the night to enjoy drinks and games.

Meet the Maker Fest, Sunday 24th September.  Part of the Cheese Festival, celebrating local food & produce, we are hosting an event for you to meet the faces behind the products.  Local buisnesses will have stalls for you to meet and sample products.  BBQ Lunch with Yorkshire Dales Meat Company 12-3.  Tearooms will be serving Lunch and Cakes as normal.  Come join us to celebrate everything Local!

Paranomral Charity Evening, Friday 13th October.  Two Course Meal with a Presentation by our team who have held Paranomarl investigations over recent years.  Hear stories and see images of what we have found, this is the only team allowed to perform this types of investgations.  It is a ticketed event with all profits going towards Annas fundrasising for climbing Everest Base Camp in Novmeber for Help for Heroes.  More details to be confirmed.

The Abbey in Lights, Friday 20th and Saturday 21st of October, 4pm til 9pm, we are joining with Countryside Events to light the Abbey walls.  Come and enjoy the Abbey like never before, £5 entry no booking required.  The Tearooms will be open til 9pm for refreshments.

CLOSED, 2nd of September, the Tearooms will be Closed.

What visitors tell us...

"The ruins have a atmosphere like nowhere I've been before"

Caroline from York

"Nature has decorated these walls so beautifully, preserved & natural"

David from County Durham

"Fabulous service & amazing choice of homemade goodies!"

Rachel from Dundee

"My minds own playground, history & beauty here stands proud"

Richard from Scotland

"Cake cake cake!!! So much cake! My heaven on earth"

Sara from Leeds