Abbey

We're currently open.Opening hours today: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Café

We're currently open.Opening hours today: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Walled Garden and Bookshop

We're currently open.Opening hours today: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
History Event at Delapré Abbey

Plan Your Visit

More Information

Bride and Groom at Delapré Abbey
Delapré Abbey Meeting Room

Corporate & Private Hire

Meeting Rooms

Sign up to our Newsletter

Receive regular e-newsletters and other occasional publicity, containing our latest news and event information.

Subscribe

Events

june

sun27jun2:00 pmHibiscus Courtyard BBQTry the new V.I.P experience at Delapré Abbey!2:00 pm

mon28jun11:00 am12:30 pmCommunity Wellbeing Listening Workshop | Green Happy CaféBased in Northampton? Want to help shape Wellbeing activities for the town? Then join us for an informal listening workshop at Delapré.11:00 am - 12:30 pm

mon28jun1:30 pm3:00 pmCommunity Wellbeing Listening Workshop | Green Happy CaféBased in Northampton? Want to help shape Wellbeing activities for the town? Then join us for an informal listening workshop at Delapré.1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

mon28jun7:00 pm8:30 pmCommunity Wellbeing Listening Workshop | Green Happy CaféBased in Northampton? Want to help shape Wellbeing activities for the town? Then join us for an informal listening workshop at Delapré.7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The History of Delapré Abbey

Once there was a meadow, close to the River Nene and outside the medieval walls of Northampton. 900 years ago, a community of nuns came to these quiet meadows to create their nunnery – the Abbey of St. Mary de la Pré. Following the rules of the Cluniac order, these nuns formed one of only two Cluniac Nunneries in medieval England, and owed their allegiance to the great Abbey of Cluny in France. Find our more about our history on our Explore page.

Explore

Historic Photo of Delapré Abbey
Welcome back. Help us to keep you safe by taking a moment to read through some of the changes that you can expect.Find out more.
X