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

The John Harrison clock at Nostell

Clock Work 

Nostell looks after one of the first longcase clocks handmade by the famous inventor, John Harrison. Join in a year of ‘Clock Work’ celebrations to mark the 300th birthday of this ticking treasure.

Nostell Priory and Parkland

Things to see and do

Nostell Priory and Parkland

What's on

Upcoming events

Thursday Health Walk

Thu 29 Jun 2017
10:30-11:30
Enjoy an hour's walk around Nostell's picturesque parkland.

The Clock Stops

Thu 29 Jun 2017
13:00-17:00
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 29 Jun 2017
13:00-17:00
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.

Behind the scenes Stables tours

Thu 29 Jun 2017
14:00-15:00
Learn all about the Winn family's love of horses and the hidden areas of the stable block that visitors don't normally see.

Friday Health Walk

Fri 30 Jun 2017
10:30-11:30
Enjoy an hour's walk around Nostell's picturesque parkland.

Parkrun

Sat 01 Jul 2017
09:00-10:00
Join in this free weekly 5km timed run through the parkland, which is open to everyone, free, safe and easy to take part in.
Nostell Priory and Parkland

Eating and shopping

Nostell Priory and Parkland

History

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

Weddings

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.