Visit Us

St Athanasius’ Monastery welcomes individuals and groups from all backgrounds for visits to the monastery. This can be arranged by calling us on +441723882341 or email us at The address is: St. Athanasius Monastery, Langdale End, Scarborough, YO13 0LH, United Kingdom Parking is also available for visitors. Programmes will be scheduled for visitors depending on the length of stay and accommodation is available. A typical programme would involve:
  • Praises: 11-1am.
  • Liturgy: (9-11:15am on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays).
  • Great Lent:
  • ( 12:30-3pm On Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays )
  • (9-11:15am on Saturdays and Sundays)
  • Work and service with one of the fathers for a few hours with an hour break for lunch: 1pm
  • Retreat time: 4-6pm, which may involve spending time with the father leading the group
  • Vespers: 6-6:30pm except Saturdays 6-7:30pm.
  • Dinner and a spiritual talk: 7-10pm.
The monastery provides a wonderful opportunity for those wanting to gain an insight into monastic life and for anyone who simply wants to spend a little quiet time with God.