Events at Jervaulx Abbey

2019 Events

Jervaulx Abbey in Lights


Fri 18th & sat 19th and fri 25th & sat 26th of October 5pm until 9pm

A celebration of life with lights, we will be lighting the walls with beautiful colours for a evening of celebration and enjoyment.  Provided by Countryside Events.

£7.50 Adults

£5 Children, under 2s free

No tickets needed, pay on entry.

Raising money to fund a defibrillator for the site and the Yorkshire Air Ambulance

The Tearooms will remain open until the lights are turned off at 9pm.  Serving refreshments all evening.  Swine Dining will be providing hot food, including slow roasted pork sandwiches, hot dogs and winter warmer soup.  Last entry at 8.30pm.  The Log Company will be procing log burners in the Abbey, musical performances 6.30pm each night.

Parking and facilities at the Tearooms.



Group Guided Tour

We can offer group guided tours for a first-hand insight on history and the running of a privately-owned abbey, please ring the tearooms for further information and prices.

After which join us in the tearooms for our award-winning afternoon tea.

A stroll through the Parkland is approx. one mile could be broken by a bench overlooking the pond.

The Magnificent Jervaulx Abbey event experience

Jervaulx Abbey can host events, from religious services, civil wedding ceremonies, blessings, touring theatre companies, to photo shoots, filming such as “All Creatures Great and Small”, “Heartbeat” and “Britain’s Hidden Heritage” and most recently “Country File”.  

Group Guided Tours, unique experience to have the owner of this beautiful ruin show you around. 

Whilst we would encourage any type of activity within the Abbey, e.g. Commercial photography, filming etc., it is essential to gain permission. Please contact Ian on 01677 460 226 (after 6pm).