Finchale Priory (English Heritage)


The extensive remains of a 13th-century Benedictine priory, on the site of a retired pirate's hermitage. Sited by the River Wear, it served as a holiday retreat for monks from Durham, and can be reached from the historic city via a delightful riverside wa

Contact Information

Newton Hall
Finchale Priory
  0191 269 1200 (Mon-Fri)
  Visit the Finchale Priory (English Heritage) website

Useful Information

Disabled access : Suitable for the disabled.
Opening Times : Please contact 0191 269 1200 for details

Admission Prices : Adult: £3.50/Concession: £2.40/ Child: £1.50/ English Heritage members free.

Location Information