Madhyamaka Kadampa Meditation Centre


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Madhyamaka Kadampa Meditation Centre is the ideal place to relax, unwind and de-stress.Set within 42 acres of beautiful parkland and woodland, you can explore historic Kilnwick Percy Hall, visit the World Peace Cafe and Temple, or browse the gift shop. If you would like to stay over you can also visit The Wolds Retreat B&B.
Madhyamaka KMC was founded by Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso and has been located at Kilnwick Percy Hall since 1986.
Now an internationally-renowned centre, thousands of people attend courses, meditation classes and events throughout the year, as well as visit the beautiful lake, walled gardens, woodlands and parkland. It's an ideal place to come for a stroll or a picnic.
Everybody is welcome to enjoy the peaceful and relaxing grounds and building, take a peek round the beautiful meditation rooms or relax in the Georgian sitting room with a good book.

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Free Entry.



  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets
  • Facilities for hearing impaired

Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)


  • On-site light refreshments


  • Children welcome


  • Free Parking

Property Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted
  • Gift shop
  • Public toilets
  • Smoking allowed
  • Telephone (public)

Map & Directions

Road Directions

by car: Pocklington is off the A1079 York to Hull road, approximately 15 miles to the east of York.

Madhyamaka Centre is about one and a half miles outside Pocklington on the B1246 Driffield / Bridlington road. Take the turning signposted "Kilnwick Percy".

by bus: You can catch a bus from the front of York train station. The 45 and 46 goes past the entrance to the Hall. The X46 goes to Pocklington.

Accessible by Public Transport.

Kilnwick Percy Hall, Pocklington, YO42 1UF
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Tel01759 302320

Opening Times

* The Madhyamaka Buddhist Centre is open most days of the year, please see the website or contact reception for more details. The Reception is open from 12:00 until 13:00 and 13:30 until 16:00.

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