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What’s On this August at Delapré Abbey

Find out more about our on-site activities this August!

🏹 The Not so Civil War Re-enactment Event

Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd August, 11am-4pm
Tickets: £5 plus booking fee / Under 18s accompanied by a paying adult free
Suitable for all ages

Step back in time to 1640s Northampton and experience the anarchy of the Civil War. This exciting family-friendly weekend of displays, demonstrations and hands-on history will have something to entertain all ages as the historic Abbey and grounds come alive with Northampton’s turbulent past.

Tickets are available at


🏇 A Sporty Summer Trail in the Walled Garden

Sunday 25th July – Thursday 2nd September
11am – 3:30 pm, Sundays to Thursdays
£1 per quiz sheet

Have some family fun this summer at Delapré Abbey by taking part in our sporting activity quiz in the Walled Garden! Finish all the quiz sheet activities to win your very own champions medal!

Book in advance at or turn up on the day.


🔎 Guided tours of Delapré Abbey

We are open from Sundays – Thursdays over the summer holidays. You can enjoy a chaperoned walk around the building filled with over 900 years of history! We recommend booking your timed entry tickets in advance. 


☕️ Tasty Food & Drink

We have tons of choices of food available for you here at Delapré!

Enjoy coffee and cakes from our dog-walker deli Common Ground, taste The Orangery’s walk-in menu or book an Afternoon Tea / Bottomless Brunch experience.

If you’re looking for a Fine Dining experience our onsite award-winning restaurant Hibiscus is available to book here.

We hope to see you soon!