Lindisfarne Priory

Take in the stunning coastal views See the Viking Raider Stone in the Museum Lindisfarne Priory Lindisfarne Priory
 
 

As a result of essential maintenance on the 16 and 17 September, the museum and shop will be without power at times during both these days.

We are still open to visitors but depending on the timing of your visit, access could be restricted to the Priory and shop only.

Originally home to the Lindisfarne Gospels and the site of grisly Viking attacks, a visit to Lindisfarne Priory is a great day out in Northumberland. Sitting offshore on Holy Island and reached by a causeway at low tide, the peaceful atmosphere and beautiful views from the priory make a visit here well worth the effort.

Lindisfarne Priory was an important centre of early Christianity, and the home of St Cuthbert. Today you can marvel at the ornate carvings on the extensive ruins of the monastic buildings and enjoy the serenity that first drew the monks here. One of the most famous visitor attractions in North East England, Lindisfarne Priory will stay in your memory forever.

Don't Miss

  • Spectacular views of Holy Island
  • The famous 'rainbow arch' of the priory
  • The Viking Raider Stone on display in our exhibition

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directions

Holy Island, Berwick Upon Tweed, Northumberland - TD15 2RX (Directions)

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