Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Not all English Heritage properties are open yet, and those that are require pre-booking via their website.

If you, or any of your party have a new persistant cough, or develop a fever of 38C, we would instead advise you to use the NHS's dedicated website for professional advice.

Thornton Abbey

Augustinian abbey founded in 1139. Magnificent 14thC crenellated gatehouse and ruins of the abbey church, octagonal chapter house and other buildings.

  • Currently: Fog, 6° C
  • Friday: Light rain, 11° C
  • Saturday: Light rain shower, 15° C