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Newburgh Priory was founded in 1145 its in unique location is on the edge of the Howardian Hills, nestled near the village of Coxwold, in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. On the site of an Augustinian Priory, the House today is still the home of the Wombwell family.

During your visit besides the House, you can explore a water garden, hand crafted topiary, a walled garden, woodland walks and in the wider parkland, a large lake. With breath-taking views towards the White Horse of Kilburn in the distance, the gardens make for an ideal photo spot.

Refuel in the charming Old Priory Kitchen Tearoom with drinks and home-baked cakes or enjoy sitting outside amongst the ivy in our Long Gallery ruins.

Unique in character and charm the House & Grounds are steeped in history, with an intriguing past and links to the English military and political figure Oliver Cromwell. The House & Grounds can be visited during April, May and June when we are open to the public.
To plan your visit see our opening times.

The Priory House & Grounds are also available for exclusive hire for Wedding & Events, with three magnificent state rooms available for civil ceremonies.
Find out more about Weddings at Newburgh Priory

The wider estate at Newburgh Priory incorporates a range of agricultural,residential & commercial property in over 6,000 acres with large tracts of woodland and a pheasant shoot. It continues to evolve and diversify, preserving the past whilst managing the present to build for the future.

We look forward to welcoming you to share the beauty and charm of Newburgh Priory.

Groups & Special Visits

Groups & Special Visits

  • House & Grounds Visit  - £8 per person
  • House & Grounds with tea & biscuits - £10 per person
  • House & Grounds with Cream Tea - £12 per person

There has to be a minimum of 20 people for a private tour based on the above figures.

If you wish to book a group visit to Newburgh Priory, please do get in touch with our friendly team!

Call 01347 868372 or email enquiries@newburghpriory.co.uk to find out about availability on the day you wish to visit.

To confirm your booking please send the completed booking form with full details of your groups' requirements. A member of the team will then be in touch to confirm arrangements for the day of your visit.