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Tickets are not needed to enter the grounds or shop but access to the Abbey is ticketed. Tickets are priced £8 (with or without gift aid) for adults, and free for under 18s. A ticket allows access into the main Abbey. Admission is on a free-flow basis, with history tours taking place at 11:30am and 2pm on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Sundays.

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Annual Pass£20£20
Children (under 18)FreeFree

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*Some activities, children’s resources, and events may be chargeable but will be clearly advertised as such and they will be an optional extra on top of our inspiring and lively visitor experience.

To further support Delapré Abbey, annual passes are available to purchase. This pass offers lots of benefits including unlimited admission to Delapré Abbey during normal opening days for one year*.

*For more information please see our terms and conditions.

  • Delapré Abbey Guided Tours

    If you would like to be taken on a history tour of the Abbey, tours are taking place on the days we are open at 11:30am and 2pm. These will be available to book onto at the Abbey’s Visitor Welcome on the day of your visit for no extra cost.

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For workshops and events, please refer to the events page for booking instructions.

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How does your money help us?

The contribution you make by visiting Delapré Abbey goes into sustaining, maintaining, and being able to keep open this fantastic building for the benefit of the public. The money also goes towards continual and ongoing restoration of the site.

With your payments, you are directly supporting the future of the Abbey for generations to come.

If you’d like to know more about the major restoration that took place from 2015-2017, then visit our Delapré Abbey Preservation trust page or sign up to our newsletter for latest news and information.

Terms & Conditions

We’re committed to ensuring that we welcome as many people as possible to Delapré Abbey so they can make their own memories here, and so that the Abbey continues to fulfil its role at the heart of our local communities.

We have a clear and transparent pricing policy to help us do this which is based on some general commitments: Our most important commitment is to children and young people visiting who will be free at the point of entry up to and including the age of 18. We may request to see proof of age.

Children go free with families – as part of a educational group charges will apply.

We request that children under the age of 15 are accompanied by an adult.We advertise our prices clearly on our website and at the point of sale. We will state what our prices include and what they do not.

We review our pricing structure annually.

We offer appropriate discounts to assist educational and other community groups.We do not offer additional discounts to students or senior citizens. For visiting groups and special rates, please see our Group Bookings.

Carers – Visitors with a disability are entitled to bring a necessary carer or companion with them free of charge. The disabled visitor will be subject to the standard admission price if they are aged over 19.

Promotional vouchers – From time to time, we will offer promotional discounts to community groups and others. Please bring the physical voucher along with you to redeem it and note that any promotional vouchers cannot be used in conjunction with other discounts or offers. Please note that we do not give a discount to National Trust, HHA, English Heritage, Royal Oak, or RHS Garden Members.

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thu25mayAll Daythu13julThis Grief ThingGrief gatherings are small, free group conversations about grief and they're open to all.(All Day)

sun28may(may 28)11:00 amsun29oct(oct 29)4:00 amExhibition: "The Walled Garden Was Magical"An exhibition of your memories of the gardens.(may 28) 11:00 am - (october 29) 4:00 am

wed07jun(jun 7)10:00 amwed12jul(jul 12)11:00 amFamilies: Move, Sway and SwirlOutdoor creative movement sessions, for grown-ups and their children, with BareFooted.10:00 am - (july 12) 11:00 am

thu08jun1:00 pm4:00 pmDiscover our Medieval Herb GardenOur garden volunteers will be on hand to share their work on the herb garden and the links to the nuns who lived here during medieval times. 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

sun11jun6:30 pm10:30 pmFilms on the Lawn: Top Gun MaverickEnjoy an outdoor screening of Top Gun Maverick on our South Lawn.6:30 pm - 10:30 pm

wed14jun7:00 pm8:00 pmTour: Mystery of the Lady in the LibraryDiscover the fascinating story of our Gainsborough portrait: who she was, what she did, how she got there and where she is now.7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

sat17jun12:00 pm9:00 pmDelapré Summer FestWith live music from local artists, games, wellbeing, shopping and more, come along to our Summer Fest for an unforgettable day of fun for all the family in the grounds of Delapré Abbey.12:00 pm - 9:00 pm

sun18jun2:00 pm3:00 pmTour: Garden HistoryDiscover the history of the Walled Garden and grounds on this free tour led by our knowledgeable volunteers. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

tue20jun9:30 am4:30 pmLacemaking ClassCome along to a lacemaking class where you’ll learn how to use various techniques.9:30 am - 4:30 pm

sun25jun11:00 am4:00 pmFriends of Northampton Castle Play DayWe're being joined by the Friends of Northampton Castle! Discover what life was like in the castle and medieval Northampton with lots of exciting activities!11:00 am - 4:00 pm

sun25jun11:30 am12:30 pmTour: Medieval HistoryIt is the year 1538 and you’ve stepped into the world of Delapré Abbey at the end of its life as a Cluniac Nunnery.11:30 am - 12:30 pm

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