Archive for the tag 'Yorkshire Museum Gardens'

I handed mum her birthday present before we tucked into the delicious breakfast that was on offer. There was a good selection of cold buffet items and an option for a cooked breakfast to order. After we were comfortably replete, we walked to the Yorkshire museum via the museum gardens. The gardens were pleasant with [...]

6 Comments CherryPie on Apr 6th 2018

The ruins of St Mary’s Abbey are situated in the Yorkshire Museum gardens. This is all that remains of the Benedictine monastery that was once one of the most wealthy and powerful in England.

The abbey estate occupied the entire site of the Museum Garden and the abbot was one of the most powerful clergymen [...]

12 Comments CherryPie on Dec 2nd 2011

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Whenever anyone has offended me, I try to raise my soul so high that the offence cannot reach it.
Rene Descartes (1596 -1650)

16 Comments CherryPie on Nov 20th 2011