Access at Kirkham Priory

Access information for the site is listed below. For more information, or if you have particular access needs, please contact us before you visit. Please note that some facilities may require booking in advance.

Mobility/Older Visitors
Wheelchair Loan
No
Mobility Scooter Loan
No
Site Folders
No
Accessible Toilets
Yes
Adult Changing Area
No
Handrails
No
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Wheelchair Access
Good access although manual wheelchair users may wish to bring an assistant.
Entrance/Set Down
No Information Available
Disabled Parking
No allocated disabled parking spaces.
Onsite Transport
No
Stairs
Steep steps from cloister to refectory.
Lift Access
No
Seating and Rest Points
Benches located near entrance and placed around the ruins.
Pathways: Surface and Gradients
Smooth grass.
Dog Bowl and Toileting
Water bowl at reception.
Blind/Visually Impaired
Braille Guides
No
Braille Signage
No
Handrails
No
Accessible Toilets
Yes
Torches
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Sensory Experiences
Sounds of wildlife and weir in River Derwent, and steam trains in the summer. Flowering cherry, roses and wildflowers in grounds.
Audio Tours
No
Site Tours
No
Handling Objects
No
Tactile Models
No
Areas of Low Lighting
No Information Available
Colour Contrasts
No
Large Print
No
Dog Bowl and Toileting
Water bowl at reception.
Deaf/Hard of Hearing
Vibrating Fire Alarms
No
Tour Transcripts
No
Film Subtitles
No
BSL Tours
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Induction Loops
No
Audio Installation Transcripts
No
Dog Bowl and Toileting
Water bowl at reception.
Learning Difficulties
Accessible Toilets
Yes
Adult Changing Area
No
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Basic language Audio Tours
No
Easy Read Material
No
Large Print Material
No
Dyslexia Friendly Material
No
Sensory Experiences
Sounds of wildlife and weir in River Derwent, and steam trains in the summer. Flowering cherry, roses and wildflowers in grounds.
Handling Objects
No
Culinary/Dietary
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Bottle/Food Warming
Yes
Child Size Portions
No
Highchairs
No
Special Diets
No Information Available
Health and Safety
Deep Water
River Derwent is close by but not part of the property.
Trip Hazard
Low ruined walls in places.
Sheer Drop
One meter drop at edge of site, with smaller drops within the ruins.
Slip Hazard
Grassed areas can be slippery when wet.
Steep Slope
Some grassy slopes.
Steep Stairs
Steep steps from cloister to refectory.
Beware of Traffic
No Information Available
Uneven Ground
Some rough grass in places.

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Kirkham Priory

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Whitwell on the Hill, Malton, North Yorkshire, YO60 7JS
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