Rievaulx Terrace

Rievaulx Terrace Ionic Temple

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

The Rievaulx Temples

Terrace treasure sculpture

Art in the outdoors  

Experience art in the serene setting of Rievaulx Terrace.

Rievaulx Terrace

What's on

Upcoming events

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

Fri 30 Mar 2018
Join Bunny on an egg hunt through Rievaulx and meet some of his favourite woodland friends before claiming your Cadbury prize.£2.

'Inspired by Nature' by Simon Archer

Sat 14 Apr 2018
Experience a sculpture trail through the woodland by wood sculptor and chainsaw artist Simon Archer, who has created unique artworks from dead or fallen trees.

Wildflower Wander

Thu 10 May 2018
Wildflower wander Ever a highlight for many people visiting during spring and summer, join Head Gardener Nick, for a tour through the woodland and along the terrace to discover how we manage and develop the wildflower banks.
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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.

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A Robin resting on a fence post

Discover our wildlife 

From deer to badgers and birds to orchids discover the wildlife that calls our special place home all year round.

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Art and collections

Our collections

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