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Tickets for our events can be purchased online: 


Chick-Chick Chicken!
Monday 14 & Tuesday 15 Apr    11am - 4pm
Can you catch the chicken before she hatches a plan to escape! With egg-citing crafts and games.

Easter Bunny Hunt!
BH Monday 21 Apr    11am - 4pm
The Easter Bunny has been spotted hopping around the grounds.
Catch him before he eats all the carrots!

Plant Hunter's Fair
Sunday 27 Apr    10.30am - 3pm
Sale of plants from specialist nurseries. Free entry to plant fair located at the Walled Garden.

Basket Making Course
Saturday 26 & Sunday 27 Apr
Join willow artist Caroline Gregson to learn the techniques for creating your very own woven baskets.
£80 per person.


The Great Outdoors Event
BH Monday 5 May   
11am - 4pm
How many birds, bugs and beasts can you find and identify?
Our experts will help you discover the secrets of the natural world.

Murder Mystery

Saturday 10 May 6 - 8pm
Dress up and enter the intrigue!
Norton Priory is hosting a retirement party for a senior solicitor but someone is prepared
to take extreme measures for that new promotion. Follow the clues and question the suspects
before the murderer strikes again!
£15 per person, including light buffet and drinks. Adults only. Book tickets online now!

Dig Detectives
BH Monday 26 & Tuesday 27 May     11am - 4pm
Have a go at being an archaeologist in our mini dig.


NGS Open Day
Sunday 8 June   
12pm - 4pm
The Walled Garden will be open in support of the National Gardens Scheme on this day.
Walled Garden ticket £3.50.

Stained Glass Workshop

Saturday 21 June
Join craftsman Jamie Owens to learn all the techniques necessary to design and make
your own piece of stained glass to take home. £60 per person.

Stained Glass Workshop
Sunday 22 June
Join craftsman Jamie Owens to learn all the techniques necessary to design and make
your own piece of stained glass to take home. £60 per person.


Victorian Fun Day
Sunday 13 July    11am - 4pm
Traditional games, stalls and summer fun in the Walled Garden with the Norton Priory Victorians!
Entry £2.

It's Summertime!
Monday 28 & Tuesday 29 July    11am - 4pm
Summer fun and games celebrating the start of the school holidays!


Big Den, Little Den, Cardboard Box
Monday 4 & Tuesday 5 August    11am - 4pm
Fairy glens and giants' dens; come and join in the fun!

Monkeying Around
Monday 11 & Tuesday 12 August    11am - 4pm
Create Jungle Book themed mini-theatres and puppets.

Woodland Bat Walk
Wednesday 13 August    8pm
Introductory talk followed by a bat walk around the museum woodlands.
Booking essential. £3 per person.

The Jungle Book
Thursday 14 August    6pm
Join all your favourite animal characters for a fun filled musical show for children of all ages.
Open air performance in the Walled Garden. For tickets

Wildlife Discovery Kids Club
Learn all about wildlife with our new wildlife club for children. Pay £3 per session or £20 for the year.
The club runs once a month from March - October.
Places are limited and must be booked in advance by ringing 01928 569895 or email

*Normal admission prices apply to all events unless otherwise stated.

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