We were surprised by the extent of the remaining structures, which really impressed upon us the large scale grandeur. There is a wonderful ambience of calm on the site Fascinating to see the buildings added onto the the abbey walls. We were lucky enough to...更多
Planning to spend a couple of days in East Suffolk, we looked up the National Trust and English Heritage to see what was available.
Leiston Abbey is an English Heritage property, actually run by a musical organisation. However, you are able to walk all over...更多
Four years since our first visit. The place seemed more busy with many rooms being used for violin practise. Gave the area a strange melodramatic atmosphere, Even so the ancient stones give a sense of peace and purpose. Well woth a visit if nearby
We holiday regularly in this area and have visited the Abbey many times. Every time we visit we learn something new about its history. An unmanned English Heritage site with great ruins with the added bonus of the Pro Corda music school occupying the adjacent...更多
A lovely little place to take the children. Great piece of history on the outskirts of Leiston, Kids loved it and it's FREE. Free parking as well :)
Can get around most of it with a pushchair, although there are some steps up to a...更多