Nostell Priory and Parkland

Nostell#s pleasure grounds with a dusting of snow

18th-century architectural masterpiece with landscape park and gardens

Nostell Priory and Parkland

Things to see and do

Nostell Priory and Parkland

Get involved

Luke Jerram arranging clocks for the Harrison's Garden installation

Harrison's Garden 

2017 marks the 300th birthday of Nostell's John Harrison clock. We're looking for 500 ordinary clocks to make an extraordinary ticking installation 'Harrison's Garden' by artist Luke Jerram. Can you help?

Nostell Priory and Parkland

What's on 

Upcoming events

Junior parkrun

Sun 22 Jan 2017
09:00-10:00
Join the weekly junior parkrun, a timed 2km run for children aged 4 - 14. It's open to all, free, safe and easy to take part in - what are you waiting for?

Nordic walking group

Tue 24 Jan 2017
10:00-11:00
Join the Nordic walking group every Tuesday for some exercise in the parkland to boost your fitness and your mood!

Thursday Health Walk

Thu 26 Jan 2017
10:30-11:30
Enjoy an hour's walk around Nostell's picturesque parkland.

Friday Health Walk

Fri 27 Jan 2017
10:30-11:30
Enjoy an hour's walk around Nostell's picturesque parkland.

Meet the Gardener: growing winter rhubarb

Fri 27 Jan 2017
13:00-14:00
Pick up Mark's top tips for growing forced rhubarb in the winter, ready for the Wakefield Rhubarb Festival.

Parkrun

Sat 28 Jan 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

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.

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.