Norton Priory Museum and Gardens - Runcorn
DescriptionFamily Fun at Norton Priory Museum & Gardens
Tel 01928 569895
Enjoy a warm welcome and discover the 800 year old priory range, excavated priory remains, purpose-built museum, the St.Christopher statue - one of the great treasures of medieval Europe - exciting sculpture trail and award-winning Walled Garden with its National Collection of tree quinces, herbs, roses, vegetables and fruit (available by season and by prior request). All set in 38 acres of tranquil, beautiful woodland gardens, Norton Priory also has a coffee shop, retail area and temporary exhibitions gallery. Look out for exciting events throughout the year with something for everyone from medieval festivals to make your own scarecrow days.
New! Medieval herb garden recreation, as seen on BBC 2 “Hidden Gardens” series and eco-classroom “The Green House”