SIMPSON completed the £1.8million redevelopment at Rievaulx Abbey in the North York Moors for English Heritage.
The project saw the creation of a new Visitors’ Centre and Café, as well as improvements to the existing museum facilities. A patio area was also created to facilitate outdoor dining.
Original materials were restored and incorporated within the new structure in order to complement the surroundings.
The scope of works included:
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Liz Page, historic properties director for English Heritage in the North, said ” The new museum, café and visitor centre certainly achieves the new visitor experience and we are proud to open the doors to one of our most prestigious sites . The team involved have worked hard and the elegant museum, which is now an excellent space, tells a better story, while being able to showcase previously unseen artefacts.”