Ampleforth Visitors

19 April 2014

Ampleforth Abbey & Monastic Produce



Visiting Ampleforth Abbey

Whether you are looking for a tour of the Abbey, beautiful walks or simply time to reflect, you are assured of a warm welcome. Visitors are invited to spend the day at Ampleforth and enjoy the facilities that we offer including a tea room with a fantastic selection of food and beverages, the Abbey gift shop which stocks everything from keyrings to our own cider and our state-of-the-art Visitor centre, providing a comprehensive insight into the history of Ampleforth.

Admission to the Abbey and Grounds is free but we do welcome donations to support the work of the Abbey and the Benedictine Community.


Cyclists are Welcome at Ampleforth Abbey

Bring your bike to Ampleforth Abbey and enjoy some stunning scenery within the Howardian Hills. Click here


Abbey Tea Room Easter Opening Times

Good Friday & Holy Saturday 10.00am – 12.30pm and 2.30pm-5.30pm

Easter Sunday – closed

Easter Monday 10.00am- 5.30pm

Recipes using Ampleforth Monastic Produce

Sarah Smith from The Garden Deli has very kindly written two recipes using Ampleforth Abbey Beer. To view her recipes please click here. We would love to hear your thoughts on our recipes and see photos of your creations so please do post them onto our Twitter or Facebook page.


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