Opening times at Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden

Important notice -

Please book a ticket before visiting. The abbey and water garden,deer-park and visitor centre restaurant for takeaway are open Sat- Thu. Closed Fri. The Studley car park is first-come-first served.

Please note

You’ll need to book your visit. Go to What’s on for more information. Tickets will be released every Friday from 5th June.

Thursday 3 December

  • Abbey 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre 10:00 - 16:00
  • Water Garden 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre car park 10:00 - 17:30
  • Shop 11:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Studley tea-room 11:00 - 15:00
  • Mill Café 12:00 - 15:00
  • Deer-park 06:00 - 18:00
  • Studley Royal car park Open all day
  • St Mary's Church Closed

Friday 4 December

  • Abbey Closed
  • Visitor centre Closed
  • Water Garden Closed
  • Visitor centre car park Closed
  • Shop Closed
  • Restaurant Closed
  • Studley tea-room 11:00 - 15:00
  • Mill Café Closed
  • Deer-park 06:00 - 18:00
  • Studley Royal car park Open all day
  • St Mary's Church Closed

Saturday 5 December

  • Abbey 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre 10:00 - 16:00
  • Water Garden 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre car park 10:00 - 17:30
  • Shop 11:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Studley tea-room 11:00 - 15:00
  • Mill Café 12:00 - 15:00
  • Deer-park 06:00 - 18:00
  • Studley Royal car park Open all day
  • St Mary's Church Closed

Sunday 6 December

  • Abbey 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre 10:00 - 16:00
  • Water Garden 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre car park 10:00 - 17:30
  • Shop 11:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Studley tea-room 11:00 - 15:00
  • Mill Café 12:00 - 15:00
  • Deer-park 06:00 - 18:00
  • Studley Royal car park Open all day
  • St Mary's Church Closed

Monday 7 December

  • Abbey 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre 10:00 - 16:00
  • Water Garden 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre car park 10:00 - 17:30
  • Shop 11:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Studley tea-room 11:00 - 15:00
  • Mill Café 12:00 - 15:00
  • Deer-park 06:00 - 18:00
  • Studley Royal car park Open all day
  • St Mary's Church Closed

Tuesday 8 December

  • Abbey 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre 10:00 - 16:00
  • Water Garden 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre car park 10:00 - 17:30
  • Shop 11:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Studley tea-room 11:00 - 15:00
  • Mill Café 12:00 - 15:00
  • Deer-park 06:00 - 18:00
  • Studley Royal car park Open all day
  • St Mary's Church Closed

Wednesday 9 December

  • Abbey 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre 10:00 - 16:00
  • Water Garden 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre car park 10:00 - 17:30
  • Shop 11:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Studley tea-room 11:00 - 15:00
  • Mill Café 12:00 - 15:00
  • Deer-park 06:00 - 18:00
  • Studley Royal car park Open all day
  • St Mary's Church Closed

Thursday 10 December

  • Abbey 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre 10:00 - 16:00
  • Water Garden 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre car park 10:00 - 17:30
  • Shop 11:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Studley tea-room 11:00 - 15:00
  • Mill Café 12:00 - 15:00
  • Deer-park 06:00 - 18:00
  • Studley Royal car park Open all day
  • St Mary's Church Closed

Friday 11 December

  • Abbey Closed
  • Visitor centre Closed
  • Water Garden Closed
  • Visitor centre car park Closed
  • Shop Closed
  • Restaurant Closed
  • Studley tea-room 11:00 - 15:00
  • Mill Café Closed
  • Deer-park 06:00 - 18:00
  • Studley Royal car park Open all day
  • St Mary's Church Closed

Saturday 12 December

  • Abbey 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre 10:00 - 16:00
  • Water Garden 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre car park 10:00 - 17:30
  • Shop 11:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Studley tea-room 11:00 - 15:00
  • Mill Café 12:00 - 15:00
  • Deer-park 06:00 - 18:00
  • Studley Royal car park Open all day
  • St Mary's Church Closed

Sunday 13 December

  • Abbey 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre 10:00 - 16:00
  • Water Garden 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre car park 10:00 - 17:30
  • Shop 11:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Studley tea-room 11:00 - 15:00
  • Mill Café 12:00 - 15:00
  • Deer-park 06:00 - 18:00
  • Studley Royal car park Open all day
  • St Mary's Church Closed

Monday 14 December

  • Abbey 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre 10:00 - 16:00
  • Water Garden 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre car park 10:00 - 17:30
  • Shop 11:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Studley tea-room 11:00 - 15:00
  • Mill Café 12:00 - 15:00
  • Deer-park 06:00 - 18:00
  • Studley Royal car park Open all day
  • St Mary's Church Closed

Tuesday 15 December

  • Abbey 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre 10:00 - 16:00
  • Water Garden 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre car park 10:00 - 17:30
  • Shop 11:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Studley tea-room 11:00 - 15:00
  • Mill Café 12:00 - 15:00
  • Deer-park 06:00 - 18:00
  • Studley Royal car park Open all day
  • St Mary's Church Closed

Wednesday 16 December

  • Abbey 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre 10:00 - 16:00
  • Water Garden 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre car park 10:00 - 17:30
  • Shop 11:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Studley tea-room 11:00 - 15:00
  • Mill Café 12:00 - 15:00
  • Deer-park 06:00 - 18:00
  • Studley Royal car park Open all day
  • St Mary's Church Closed

Thursday 17 December

  • Abbey 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre 10:00 - 16:00
  • Water Garden 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre car park 10:00 - 17:30
  • Shop 11:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Studley tea-room 11:00 - 15:00
  • Mill Café 12:00 - 15:00
  • Deer-park 06:00 - 18:00
  • Studley Royal car park Open all day
  • St Mary's Church Closed

Friday 18 December

  • Abbey Closed
  • Visitor centre Closed
  • Water Garden Closed
  • Visitor centre car park Closed
  • Shop Closed
  • Restaurant Closed
  • Studley tea-room 11:00 - 15:00
  • Mill Café Closed
  • Deer-park 06:00 - 18:00
  • Studley Royal car park Open all day
  • St Mary's Church Closed

Saturday 19 December

  • Abbey 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre 10:00 - 16:00
  • Water Garden 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre car park 10:00 - 17:30
  • Shop 11:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Studley tea-room 11:00 - 15:00
  • Mill Café 12:00 - 15:00
  • Deer-park 06:00 - 18:00
  • Studley Royal car park Open all day
  • St Mary's Church Closed

Sunday 20 December

  • Abbey 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre 10:00 - 16:00
  • Water Garden 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre car park 10:00 - 17:30
  • Shop 11:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Studley tea-room 11:00 - 15:00
  • Mill Café 12:00 - 15:00
  • Deer-park 06:00 - 18:00
  • Studley Royal car park Open all day
  • St Mary's Church Closed

Monday 21 December

  • Abbey 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre 10:00 - 16:00
  • Water Garden 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre car park 10:00 - 17:30
  • Shop 11:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Studley tea-room 11:00 - 15:00
  • Mill Café 12:00 - 15:00
  • Deer-park 06:00 - 18:00
  • Studley Royal car park Open all day
  • St Mary's Church Closed

Tuesday 22 December

  • Abbey 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre 10:00 - 16:00
  • Water Garden 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre car park 10:00 - 17:30
  • Shop 11:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Studley tea-room 11:00 - 15:00
  • Mill Café 12:00 - 15:00
  • Deer-park 06:00 - 18:00
  • Studley Royal car park Open all day
  • St Mary's Church Closed

Wednesday 23 December

  • Abbey 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre 10:00 - 16:00
  • Water Garden 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre car park 10:00 - 17:30
  • Shop 11:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Studley tea-room 11:00 - 15:00
  • Mill Café 12:00 - 15:00
  • Deer-park 06:00 - 18:00
  • Studley Royal car park Open all day
  • St Mary's Church Closed

Thursday 24 December

  • Abbey Closed
  • Visitor centre Closed
  • Water Garden Closed
  • Visitor centre car park 10:00 - 17:30
  • Shop Closed
  • Restaurant Closed
  • Studley tea-room Closed
  • Mill Café Closed
  • Deer-park 06:00 - 18:00
  • Studley Royal car park Open all day
  • St Mary's Church Closed

Friday 25 December

  • Abbey Closed
  • Visitor centre Closed
  • Water Garden Closed
  • Visitor centre car park Closed
  • Shop Closed
  • Restaurant Closed
  • Studley tea-room Closed
  • Mill Café Closed
  • Deer-park 06:00 - 18:00
  • Studley Royal car park Open all day
  • St Mary's Church Closed

Saturday 26 December

  • Abbey 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre 10:00 - 16:00
  • Water Garden 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre car park 10:00 - 17:30
  • Shop 11:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Studley tea-room 11:00 - 15:00
  • Mill Café 11:00 - 15:00
  • Deer-park 06:00 - 18:00
  • Studley Royal car park Open all day
  • St Mary's Church Closed

Sunday 27 December

  • Abbey 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre 10:00 - 16:00
  • Water Garden 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre car park 10:00 - 17:30
  • Shop 11:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Studley tea-room 11:00 - 15:00
  • Mill Café 11:00 - 15:00
  • Deer-park 06:00 - 18:00
  • Studley Royal car park Open all day
  • St Mary's Church Closed

Monday 28 December

  • Abbey 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre 10:00 - 16:00
  • Water Garden 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre car park 10:00 - 17:30
  • Shop 11:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Studley tea-room 11:00 - 15:00
  • Mill Café 11:00 - 15:00
  • Deer-park 06:00 - 18:00
  • Studley Royal car park Open all day
  • St Mary's Church Closed

Tuesday 29 December

  • Abbey 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre 10:00 - 16:00
  • Water Garden 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre car park 10:00 - 17:30
  • Shop 11:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Studley tea-room 11:00 - 15:00
  • Mill Café 11:00 - 15:00
  • Deer-park 06:00 - 18:00
  • Studley Royal car park Open all day
  • St Mary's Church Closed

Wednesday 30 December

  • Abbey 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre 10:00 - 16:00
  • Water Garden 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre car park 10:00 - 17:30
  • Shop 11:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Studley tea-room 11:00 - 15:00
  • Mill Café 11:00 - 15:00
  • Deer-park 06:00 - 18:00
  • Studley Royal car park Open all day
  • St Mary's Church Closed

Thursday 31 December

  • Abbey 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre 10:00 - 16:00
  • Water Garden 10:00 - 17:00
  • Visitor centre car park 10:00 - 17:30
  • Shop 11:00 - 16:00
  • Restaurant 10:00 - 16:00
  • Studley tea-room 11:00 - 15:00
  • Mill Café 11:00 - 15:00
  • Deer-park 06:00 - 18:00
  • Studley Royal car park Open all day
  • St Mary's Church Closed

Friday 1 January

No opening times available for this date

Saturday 2 January

No opening times available for this date