Nostell Priory and Parkland

Harrison's Garden at Nostell

18th-century architectural masterpiece with landscape park and gardens

Nostell Priory and Parkland

Things to see and do

Nostell Priory and Parkland

What's on

Upcoming events

The Clock Stops

Thu 25 May 2017
Nostell looks after one of the first longcase clocks made by the famous inventor, John Harrison. Join in a year of 'Clock Work' celebrations to mark the 300th birthday of this ticking treasure, including this brand new exhibition, 'The Clock Stops'.

Harrison's Garden

Thu 25 May 2017
Nostell looks after a very special clock made by local inventor, John Harrison. In 2017, this handcrafted masterpiece is 300 years old and to celebrate, we're hosting a contemporary installation of 2,000 clocks by world renowned artist Luke Jerram.

Friday Health Walk

Fri 26 May 2017
Enjoy an hour's walk around Nostell's picturesque parkland.


Sat 27 May 2017
Join in this free weekly 5km timed run through the parkland, which is open to everyone, free, safe and easy to take part in.

Woodland cycle trails opening

Sun 28 May 2017
Be the first to explore Nostell's brand new woodland cycle trails, in partnership with Sport England.

Art week at May half-term

Mon 29 May 2017
To celebrate the 300th birthday of Nostell's very special clock made by John Harrison, we've a week of creative activities this half-term holiday.
Nostell Priory and Parkland

Eating and shopping

Nostell Priory and Parkland


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

A timeline of Nostell Priory 

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.

Nostell Priory and Parkland


Wedding car in front of the mansion at Nostell Priory, West Yorkshire

Say "I do" 

Here at Nostell we can make your big day magical, from perfect planning to fantastic food, set in the beautiful surroundings of the West Yorkshire countryside.