Welcome to Whalley Abbey

Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, Whalley Abbey house and gardens will be closed until at least September 2020. Please contact reception@blackburn.anglican.org for any enquireies and we will get back to you. Thank You.

The Retreat House is set in the stunning grounds and ruins of a 14th Century Cistercian Abbey. On the banks of the River Calder in the beautiful countryside of the Ribble Valley, but with easy access to motorway and rail networks

Belonging to the Church of England Diocese of Blackburn the Retreat and Conference Centre located in the grounds continues to provide high-quality, welcoming hospitality

What's on at Whalley Abbey
‘Life after Death: Living well after bereavement’5 October 2020

‘Authentic Christian Ministry from 2 Corinthians’15 October 2020

‘Through the Looking Glass’9 November 2020

‘Cross-Shaped Calling’19 November 2020

‘Waiting, waiting …’7 December 2020

‘Hearts Ready to Greet the Lord’17 December 2020
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