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Cultural heritage

Standing stone on Blakey Ridge overlooking Farndale by Mike KiplingStanding stone on Blakey Ridge overlooking Farndale by Mike Kipling

We work on a number of projects to conserve our unique cultural heritage. Find out what we are currently doing.

Managing our monuments

The North York Moors National Park has 842 Scheduled Monuments - nationally important archaeological sites which are protected by law - a higher density than anywhere else in Yorkshire. A grant from Historic England is helping us to conserve these ancient monuments and to remove them from the Heritage at Risk Register.