Shopping at Rufford Abbey Country Park

Here at Rufford Abbey we have a delightful range of shops selling local produce, outdoor clothing, craft ceramics, jewellery, books and souvenirs.

Take home some quality local produce from the Coach House Deli or get kitted up for your next family outing in the Outdoor Living Shop. 

Browse our Craft Shop, set in the former Abbey Stables.  Its speciality is artisan pottery - from the traditional to the funky.  The ideal place to hunt down that special gift - minus the hassle of the high street!

Read on for more information about the Outdoor Living Shop and the Abbey Craft Shop.

Outdoor Living Shop

Visit our Outdoor Living Shop for a wide selection of men's, women's and children's products for to suit all your outdoor lifestyle needs.

From boots and socks to fleeces, coats and jackets, we've got it covered!

So whether you need a scarf and gloves to keep you warm, an umbrella for showery days or a hat to keep off the sun, look out for a super selection of seasonal clothing.  Great prices too!

The Outdoor Living Shop is open daily from 10.30am - 5.00pm (4.30pm in the winter season.) 


Abbey Craft Shop

Rufford Abbey Craft Shop has long enjoyed a reputation for its artisan ceramics.  

Here you'll find quirky ornaments, traditional kitchenware, pleasing plates and tempting teapots - many produced locally.  

Books, cards and little treasures from silk scarves to silver jewellery make it a great place to shop for gifts.  

We also cater for the kids, with toys and games to keep them entertained.

The Abbey Craft Shop is open daily from 10.30am to 5pm (4.30pm in the winter season.)


Contact us today on: 01623 821338

Business Hours

  • Park Grounds:   Dawn to dusk
  • Visitor Information:   10.30am - 4.30pm
  • Gift Shop:   10:30am - 4:30pm
  • Coach House Cafe:   10.00am - 5pm (4.30pm winter)
  • Lord Savile's Kitchen:   Wed to Sun 12 Noon - 3.00pm

Managed By

About Us

Rufford Abbey Country Park is owned by Nottinghamshire County Council. Set in the heart of Robin Hood Country the park offers native woodland, a lake and gardens as well as a range of attractions, activities and catering options managed by Parkwood Outdoors.


Rufford Abbey Country Park Ollerton Nottinghamshire NG22 9DF