Things to see & do

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Family trails, big picnics, outdoor theatre and bug hunts are just some of the events that take place at Rievaulx Terrace throughout the year. Visit our Events page to find out more...


Den building is one of the 50 things

Whether you're on a leisurely picnic or stretching your legs on the terrace, there are lots of activities to enjoy. We have lots of the 50 things to do before you're 11 ¾, so pick up your adventure scrapbook and nature spotter sheets.

Don't miss

  • Entertain the kids with the adventure scrapbook
  • Learn more about Rievaulx Terrace in the Ionic Temple‚Äôs basement
  • Have a picnic on the terrace
  • Find the perfect souvenir in the gift shop
  • Make the most of your day and visit the tearoom at Nunnington Hall