Haughmond Abbey

Haughmond Abbey will be closed on 29th and 30th July for operational reasons. We're very sorry for the inconvenience and look forward to welcoming you back very soon.

Free Entry

Open daily 10-6 Apr-Oct & 10-4 Nov-Mar


Upton Magna, Uffington, Shropshire, SY4 4RW

Before You Go

The extensive remains of an Augustinian abbey, including its abbots' quarters, refectory and cloister. The substantially surviving chapter house has a frontage richly bedecked with 12th and 14th century carving and statuary, and a fine timber roof of around 1500.

Don't Miss

  • The opportunity to take some fantastic photographs 
  • Interpretation panels, guiding you around the site
  • A picnic area set beside the tranquil remains

Before You Go

Access: Haughmond Abbey is located on a lane off the B5062. There are steps connecting different levels of the ruins and the ground may be uneven in places.

Facilities: There are a wide variety of facilities, shops, restaurants and cafes in the nearby market town of Shrewsbury.

Parking: Free parking is available for approximately 15 cars, located down a bumpy lane.

Please be aware: English Heritage does not permit drone flying from or over sites in our care, except by contractors or partners undertaking flights for a specific purpose, who satisfy stringent CAA criteria, have the correct insurances and permissions, and are operating under controlled conditions.

Plan a Great Day Out

Haughmond Abbey is just a short drive from Wroxeter Roman City, once the fourth largest city in Roman Britain.

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