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A fun time!

Visited the grounds of the Abbey during the Autumn half term week for the lovely parkland and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Northampton, United Kingdom
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Excellent location

Great place to visit and walk through the grounds followed by a coffee in the Orangery Staff are... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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The beautiful Grade II* Listed Delapré Abbey, just one mile from Northampton town centre, is entering an exciting new phase in its history. Following the success of a Heritage Lottery Fund application in 2013, a £7 million project has seen this once...more
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London Road | Delapré Park,, Northampton NN4 8AW, England
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All reviews walled garden cake billiard room afternoon tea passion fruit tart extensive grounds tea room lovely grounds wander around lovely walk visited today lovely cafe town centre coffee shop lovely afternoon great place to visit plenty of parking
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We love going for walks around the grounds of Delapre when we come to visit family. Plenty of walking to be had, as well as just pottering about nr the abbey. Lovely gardens and woods, so picturesque, particularly the walled garden. We always wander down...More

Thank 1013emmab
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A rare find... a historic estate which is in the early syages of being brought back to life. The hour spent with our tour guide Jane was a fine introduction to this fascinating house and landscape. From Cluniac Nuns to a Civil War battle and...More

Thank Danthecollie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take the time to have a tour and go and see this beautifully restored house. Well done to the Friends of Delapre who have made this a really interesting p,ace to visit.

1  Thank Sue S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This really is a great place to visit. Whilst it is still a work in progress it already has a lot to offer. On arrival we were surprised by the pricing of tickets at £7 pp or £7.70 with gift aid. I would suggest they...More

2  Thank Holidayplanner51
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A stunning find that hugely exceeded our expectations. The guided tour is a must as the volunteers explain the varied history of this house. Saved from the bulldozers several times this house is gradually being restored and giving up it's secrets.Great for families with lots...More

1  Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the grounds of the Abbey during the Autumn half term week for the lovely parkland and garden plus some organised games for the kids. So good to see the work of restoring the ornamental area is continuing. Great for family picnics and hide and...More

Thank birthdaybunny
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Delapre has been well restored and the tour is great... A lot of interesting history is explained. Get there in the morning for a tour. Then you can wander the house at your leisure later. The cafe has wonderful food. And the gardens are nice.....More

Thank anna k
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Saw the billboard for Delapre abbey from the road and decided to visit along with other family members. All of the staff are very friendly and welcoming and have a brilliant knowledge of the property. We went on the tour which gave an interesting recollection...More

Thank Ed S
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Great place to visit and walk through the grounds followed by a coffee in the Orangery Staff are very attentive even the younger ones

Thank Phat8oy
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

We went round as family with grandparents and teen grandchild. What a fabulous place. Fantastic and informative tour with David, which joined together facts and information that I kind of new about having grown up in Northampton. The tour was engaging and colourful, about an...More

Thank GinaN69
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