- Denny Abbey, Ely Road, Waterbeach, CB5 9PQ
- 01223 860988/489
Discover farming through the ages and learn about the rural history of Cambridgeshire with objects displays and interactives for all ages.
Visit a village shop and see a magnificent 17th Century stone barn and the workshops, which include a basket maker and a blacksmith.
Explore this lovely abbey still featuring superb Norman interiors. At different times, it housed Benedictine monks, the Knights Templars and nuns of the Franciscan order, the Poor Clares.
See the Franciscan nuns’ refectory of the mid 14th Century and the rooms converted for their founder, the Countess of Pembroke.
Learn how Denny has evolved through the centuries with our displays and children’s activities.