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Featured Event

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

26 July

Open-air performance of the most magical and romantic comedy of them all, in the Norton Priory Walled Garden.


Wildlife workshop for kids: Butterflies and Moths

15 June

Learn about butterflies and moths with the ranger


Felt Making Workshop

23 June

Learn the art of felt making


New excavations at Norton Priory

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Norton Priory, extensively excavated in the 1970s and 1980s, is now the subject of a […]


Scientists solve 800 year old mystery of an ancient bone disease at Norton Priory

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Scientific research at the molecular level on a collection of medieval skeletons from Norton Priory […]

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Become a Member

For exclusive events, year-round access and savings on entry, take a look at one of our membership options.

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Norton Priory Weddings

We have the ideal venues to make your special day one to remember.

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Learning at Norton Priory

Resources, events and much, much more!

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Volunteer with us!

We have a range of volunteering opportunities across the site, including roles working with our museum collection, front of house and visitor guide roles and gardening roles.

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About us: 900 years of history awaiting discovery

Visit Norton Priory to learn more about the buildings which have stood on this site, from the 12th century Priory to the grandeur of the Georgian Mansion. Then explore the 42 acres of woodland and grounds, including the 2.5 acre walled garden,