Rievaulx Terrace

Rievaulx Terrace Ionic Temple

One of Yorkshire's finest 18th-century landscape gardens, containing two temples

Rievaulx Terrace

What's on

Upcoming events

A Tale of Two Sketchbooks – immersive exhibition by Fiona Bowley

Mon 23 Sep 2019
10:00-16:00
Inspired by the rich history and theatrical landscape of Rievaulx Terrace, experience Fiona Bowley’s immersive sculpture exhibition telling the story of an imagined meeting of two young 18th-century women artists from contrasting backgrounds.

Meet the Artist - Fiona Bowley

Sat 28 Sep 2019
11:00-16:00
Come and meet Fiona Bowley, the artist behind our Tale of Two Sketchbooks exhibition. Chat with Fiona about her exhibition, how she goes about preparing for something like this and where she gets her inspiration.
Rievaulx Terrace

Our work

Beautiful mythological paintings on the ceiling of the Ionic Temple

Conserving the Ionic ceiling  

The decorative ceiling of the Ionic Temple has not been viewed in detail for nearly one hundred years. During February and March, we will be doing a full condition and conservation report from high scaffolds.

Rievaulx Terrace

Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Rievaulx Terrace on the National Trust Collections website