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

Our flexible 4 Star accommodation is ideal for both day and residential conferences, wedding receptions and other family celebrations


Holy Communion

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

What's on at Whalley Abbey
Easter Day - Dawn Eucharist 20 April 2014

The Bishop's Day 10 May 2014

A Prayer Walk13 July 2014

A Celtic Quiet Day 9 September 2014

The Paulinus Eucharist 10 October 2014

A Paulinus Evening 12 October 2014
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