Welcome to Whalley Abbey

The Retreat and Conference 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

  • Grounds open daily
  • Ample free parking for patrons only

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


Holy Communion

Every Friday at 9:30am, in Whalley Abbey Chapel - Followed by Coffee - Everyone most Welcome 

What's on at Whalley Abbey
‘Called’23 April 2020

‘An Introduction to Ignatian Spirituality’11 May 2020

‘What does being Christian look like today?’28 May 2020

‘Journey in God’8 June 2020

‘Lift Up Your Hearts!’18 June 2020

‘Invitation to Retreat’6 July 2020
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