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Festive Afternoon Tea in the Great Nave

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The Monastery aims to be Open Every Day between 11am- 4pm (except Saturdays) with free entry & free parking. Visitors are most welcome to call in between 11 and 4pm and visit the Heritage Corner but we cannot guarantee that the Great Nave will always be available.

Special Heritage & Visitor Open Days are held all year round on every Sunday, Monday and Tuesday when the Great Nave, Café & Shop are usually open between 11 and 4pm. Tours and talks can also be pre-booked on these open days. Please note, there will be no access to the Nave on Sunday 23rd June due to the Music Action International Concert (our Sunday Taste of The Monastery Tour in June will take place on Sunday June 30th). The Friary and Victorian Pantry will remain open as usual on these days.

A regular programme of community, health, well-being and family activities is also available for everyone to enjoy. Our affordable Community Rooms can be pre-booked for use 7 days of the week between 9am and 5.30pm.

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23rd December 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

£19.95 £19.95

Enjoy an extra-special festive afternoon tea on December 23rd as you dine in our stunning Great Nave! Get into the festive spirit and enjoy some delicious treats alongside family and friends on the Sunday before Christmas day!

Our festive afternoon tea is served on traditional china with a glass of fizz or mulled wine on arrival (non-alcoholic options available).

Festive Afternoon Tea in the Nave will be available at 12pm and 2.30pm time slots and is £19.95pp, must be pre-booked by 5pm on Thursday 20th December.


23rd December 2018
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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December 23 2018 12:00 PM—4:00 PM / £19.95

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