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The market town of Richmond can be found on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park, within easy reach of Middleham, Ripon and the spa town of Harrogate.

Richmond is a town with a rich history, dating back to 1071, when it was founded by the Normans. There are many fascinating monuments and attractions to visit, including Richmond Castle, a wonderfully preserved Norman castle that began construction in the 1070s and Easby Abbey, a ruined abbey on the banks of the River Swale, a free attraction with plenty of scenic walk ways to enjoy.

Enjoy learning about the history of Richmond and exploring the beautiful rural landscape of this part of North Yorkshire. You can find more holiday inspiration with our Richmond Travel Guide.

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