Nostell

Nostell's mansion in autumn, Wakefield, West Yorkshire.

Important notice -

Please note sections of the woodland cycle trails will be closed this week, due to maintenance work. We're sorry for any inconvenience, they'll be fully open again very soon.

18th-century architectural masterpiece with landscape park and gardens

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Things to see and do

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What's on

Upcoming events

Behind the scenes: Stables tour

Thu 21 Nov 2019
14:00-15:00
Learn all about the Winn family's love of horses and the hidden areas and history of the stables.

Health walk

Fri 22 Nov 2019
10:30-11:30
Enjoy an hour's walk around Nostell's picturesque parkland.

Parkrun

Sat 23 Nov 2019
09:00-10:00
A free weekly 5km run through the parkland, which is open to everyone, free, safe and easy to take part in.

Seasonal Lino Printing

Sat 23 Nov 2019
11:00-14:00
Print a work of art or stunning Christmas card design in a workshop set to inspire anybody who loves drawing or print-making.

Wakefield District Cycle Forum: Steady cycle ride

Sun 24 Nov 2019
10:00-13:00
Join ride leaders from Wakefield District Cycle Forum for a bike ride exploring the parkland and beyond.

Luxury Christmas Wreath Making

Sun 24 Nov 2019
11:00-15:00
Indulge in the art of luxury wreath-making and celebrate nature at its seasonal best, using flora and fauna alongside natural elements handpicked from the Nostell estate.
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Eating and shopping

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History

Oil painting of Sir Rowland Winn and his wife at Nostell Priory, West Yorkshire

A timeline of Nostell 

Discover the history of our special place from the Augustinian priory founded here in the 12th century to the Palladian house built and developed by three generations of the Winn family.

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Our work

Bedroom in Nostell's Georgian dolls' house

Help us bring the Nostell dolls' house back to life 

The Nostell dolls' house is arguably the best example of its kind – and at over 260 years old it’s in vital need of conservation.

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Groups

Visitors on a tour of Nostell Priory

Visit with your group 

Groups of visitors have been coming to our special place since the 18th-century. With self-led visits and prearranged talks by our knowledgeable volunteers come and find out what makes this place so special.

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Nostell on the National Trust Collections website