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Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden

Ancient abbey ruins and an awe-inspiring water garden at this World Heritage Site

Fountains, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 3DY

Snowdrops carpet the left hand side of the river bank with the ruins of Fountains Abbey in the background

Planning your visit

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Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal map 

A map for visitors to find their way around Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal.

Dog visiting Fountains Abbey in the summertime
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Visiting Fountains Abbey & Studley Royal with your dog 

Fountains Abbey is a three pawprint rated place. Discover why it's such a great place to bring your dog and take a look at our top tips to help you make the most of your visit.

2 girls giggle while taking photographs at Fountains Abbey
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Photography and filming at Fountains Abbey & Studley Royal 

From engagement shoots to blockbuster movies, and everything in between - read on for some helpful guidance about photography and filming at Fountains Abbey.

A group of people walking and laughing together at Lyme Park in Cheshire
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Group and school visits to Fountains Abbey 

Discover the benefits of group visits to Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, the huge programme of educational activities available for school groups, how to book and more.

Visitors descending a path through the Rock Garden at Cragside, Northumberland

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