A Flight Through Time

Based on three years of archaeological investigation, this 3D animation brings to life the splendour of the famed Leiston Abbey.

About the project

The excavations at Leiston Abbey were part of a four-year project to unearth the untold story of Suffolk’s finest medieval ruins. Over the years, more than 500 crowdfunders have helped us carry out in-depth excavations, and start piecing together the story of what happened here 700 years ago.

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