Tintern Abbey/ Abaty Tyndyrn
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Find your inner poet at Tintern Abbey and catch up on your history of the Reformation. All a beautiful drive along the Wye Valley from Monmouth towards Chepstow.
A historic monument where kids also love exploring the tunnels and hidden corners.
The Abbey was founded in 1131 by Cistercian monks. Henry VIII destroyed it in the dissolution of the monasteries. Britains first brass was produced at Tintern. The valley and villages of Brockweir and Llandogo feature in the Netflix series Sex Education.
Founded in May 1131 by Walter de Clare, Lord of Chepstow. It was the first Cistercian foundation in Wales. It fell into ruins after the Dissolution of the Monasteries in the 16th century. Its remains have been celebrated in poetry and painting from the 18th Century. Tintern itself is a beautiful…
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