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

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.

Nordic walking group

Tue 30 May 2017
Join the Nordic walking group every Tuesday for some exercise in the parkland to boost your fitness and your mood!

Bike hire

Wed 31 May 2017
Borrow a bike and create your own adventure by following one of the paths through rolling meadows and woodland.

The Clock Stops

Wed 31 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

Wed 31 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.

Thursday Health Walk

Thu 01 Jun 2017
Enjoy an hour's walk around Nostell's picturesque parkland.
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.