About

Exeter Historic Building Trust (EHBT) exists to preserve for the benefit of the people of Exeter and the nation buildings and other structures in and around the city of particular beauty or of historic or architectural merit.

EHBT was founded in 1996 to rescue the former refectory wing of the 11th century Benedictine monastery of St Nicholas Priory.

*NEW*

Visit our ‘News & Events’ pages for more information

BUILDINGS MANAGER – Exeter Historic Buildings Trust is seeking a historic buildings enthusiast for St. Nicholas Priory.  For more information please visit our ‘News’ page.

CONFERENCESOur dedicated conference room is one of the most unique and special spaces in Exeter. Ideal for workshops, training and meetings, cabaret or lecture style, we can accommodate your needs.  For more information visit www.nicholaspriory.com

St Nicholas Priory – SUNDAY OPENINGS from 1 to 4pm – FREE ADMISSION

BENEDICTINE LECTURES:

‘Cloister & City:  The Benedictines in Medieval Exeter’ by James Clark – Saturday 14th March 2020 at 1 pm

‘The Churches and Convents of Medieval Exeter’ Tour and talk on Benedictine Day by John Allan and James Clark – Saturday 21st March 2020 at 1 pm

For more information and to book tickets please visit www.nicholaspriory.com

BENEDICTINE DAY – Saturday 21st March 2020 from 10 am to 5 pm – FREE ADMISSION – From foundation to dissolution, explore the lives of the monks at the priory from their daily routine to their place in the life of the city of Exeter.  See our exciting new project undertaken together with the University of Exeter and enjoy the new exhibition, activities, music and workshops.

MONASTIC HISTORY TOURS – Tuesday 24th March 2020 and Thursday 26th March, both days at 2 pm – From foundation to dissolution, explore the lives of the monks at the priory from their daily routine to their place in the life of the city of Exeter with a tour of our new exhibition.  For more information and to book, please visit www.nicholaspriory.com

SPECIAL SUNDAY: Demonstration of Tudor Cooking and Recipes in the Priory Kitchen – Sunday 29th March 2020 from 1 to 4 pm – FREE ADMISSION

Booked GUIDED TOURS for groups – For more information see www.nicholaspriory.com

DEVON & EXETER MEDICAL SOCIETY partners with EHBT to provide an opening exhibition as part of the visitor attraction

For more about events at St Nicholas Priory and to subscribe to our mailing list visit www.nicholaspriory.com

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