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Fountains Abbey

Fountains Abbey

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address: Ripon Nr Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG4 3DY 
tel: 01765 608888  
fax: 01765 601002  
prices: Adult £5.50, Child £3.00, Family £15.00, and special group rates. National Trust and English Heritage members & under 5s free.  
open: All year round. The Abbey and Water Garden is open from November-February between 10am - 4pm, and from March-October between 10am - 5pm. Fountains Deer Park is open daily during day light.  
parking: Car park next to visitor centre. 
access: Fountains has good access for visitors with disabilities. Most areas are wheelchair accessible, and there is also a minibus service to take visitors to different parts of the property, plus electric cars (free but book in advance. Large-print and braille guides.  
transport: Located four miles west of Ripon - close to the A1 and A61. From Ripon, follow the tourist signs along the B6265 to Pateley Bridge. No rail station. Bus details - Traveline - 0870 608 2 608 or Dalesbus -
toilets: Yes - at visitor centre. 
shop: Shop at visitor centre. 

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