Events at Jervaulx Abbey

2019 Events

Herriot in Bloom

From the end of May come see the hundreds of charity ceramic flowers on display within the Abbey, this is part of a chairity event ending on July 14 with a sponsored walk, walk for Herriot.  Raising money and awareness for Herriot Hospice Homecare, the flowers are available to purchase to take home and plant within your own garden or plant pot.



Wedding Showcase

7th July, 12-4.  With My Pretties and Timber and Canvas join us for a beautiful showcase with loads of amazing wedding suppliers and information about weddings here at Jervaulx Abbey.  Please email to book an appointment with Anna for Jervaulx Abbey weddings.



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.

The Tearooms will remain open until the lights are turned off at 9pm.  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).