Pre-20th century. Woburn Abbey, comprising Woburn Park and its buildings, was set out and founded as a Cistercian abbey in 1145. Taken from its monastic residents by Henry VIII and given to John Russell, 1st Earl of Bedford, in 1547, it became the seat of the Russell family and the Dukes of Bedford, who demolished the original abbey building and built their house on the monastic site, although ...
Explore the Woburn attractions, including 22 rooms at Woburn Abbey, over 28 acres of Humphrey Repton inspired gardens, and 3,000 acres of deer park.
Woburn (/ ˈ w oʊ b ər n /, meaning twisted or crooked stream) is a small village and civil parish in Bedfordshire, England.It is situated about 5 miles (8.0 km) southeast of the centre of Milton Keynes, and about 3 miles (4.8 km) south of junction 13 of the M1 motorway and is a tourist attraction.
THE WOBURN Sitting proudly at the heart of picturesque Woburn Village, you’ll find The Woburn – a charming 18th-century property under the stewardship of the award-winning Oakman Group. The Tavistock Bar offers an extensive drinks menu. Relax with friends and enjoy our range of cocktails,
Explore the wonder of Woburn Abbey and the gardens. Head over to the National Museum of Computing. Double-up with a visit to Woburn Safari Park. Bletchley Park, the home of the WW2 code breakers, is a short drive away.
Woburn Estates employees, as well as working as part of a prestigious Estate, enjoy an array of benefits, including: Free entry into Woburn Abbey and Woburn Safari Park; Courtesey rounds of golf at The Woburn Golf Club, subject to availibility and handicap; Discounts on selected items within the retail areas of the Abbey, Safari Park and Golf Club
Woburn Abbey will provide a dramatic backdrop to your finishing line photos, after you’ve navigated the swim, bike and run courses. For anyone who has competed at the venue in the past, these are completely new routes that have undergone our impeccable Outlaw scrutiny to ensure an unforgettable experience.