North Yorkshire
Ripon
Interesting
Ripon The Essential
Interesting
Each night at nine o'clock, a horn is blown in Market Square "to set watches by". This custom commemorates the responsibility of the medieval wakemen to protect citizens at night. An 18C obelisk stands in the centre of the square, surrounded by Georgian and medieval buildings.

Must see

Michelin's recommendations for Ripon
Newby Hall
Newby Hall
Newby Hall is an attractive house that
60 minutes
Cathedral
Cathedral
The cathedral was started in 1154 on the
30 minutes
Prison and Police Museum
Prison and Police Museum
In the old prison, two centuries of
60 minutes
Studley Royal
Studley Royal
John Aislabie, a Chancellor of the
30 minutes
Yorkshire Law an Order Museum : Workhouse Museum
Yorkshire Law an Order Museum : Workhouse Museum
The Ripon Workhouse, a building dating
60 minutes
Market Square
Market Square
One of the largest in the north of
15 minutes