Nostell Priory and Parkland, Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Built to impress in the 18th century, Nostell is one of the great treasure houses in the north of England, surrounded by 300 acres of parkland and landscape gardens
Discover interiors by influential architect Robert Adam, a world-class collection of furniture, textiles and wallpaper supplied by Thomas Chippendale, priceless paintings and a rare John Harrison clock.
Visit in 2021 to unravel the stories of Nostell’s 18th century dolls’ house. A miniature marvel and the only one of its kind you can still see in the original family home.
Explore the fragrant Kitchen Garden and meander along lakeside and woodland paths to spot seasonal wildlife. Let your kids loose in the outdoor play area and bring your bikes to ride through
Nostell’s cycle-only woodland trail.
Features & Accessibility
- Accredited Museum
- Winter Opening
- Plant Sales
- Children’s Playground
- Gift Shop
- Group Visits
- Dogs welcome on leads (grounds only)
- Facilities for wheelchair users & those with limited mobility
Things to do
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Nostell Priory and Parkland, Nostell, near Wakefield WF4 1QE
You will need to book your visit in advance.
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You may be turned away if you arrive without a booking.
From Wakefield, head along the A638 towards Doncaster.
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