Glastonbury Tribunal

Free Entry

The Tribunal will be reopening on 9th May 2024


High Street, Glastonbury, Somerset, BA6 9DP

Before You Go

Glastonbury Tribunal is a fine, late 15th-century stone town house with an early Tudor façade and panelled interiors, once thought to have been the courtroom of Glastonbury Abbey. The Tribunal houses the Glastonbury Lake Village Museum, which contains dramatic finds from one of Europe’s most famous archaeological sites.

Managed by Glastonbury Town Council

Don't Miss

  • Intricate stone and wood carving detail
  • The rear kitchen, added in Elizabethan times
  • The Glastonbury Lake Village Museum

Before You Go

Prices and Opening Times: The site is managed by Glastonbury Town Council and there is a charge for English Heritage non-members, view details

From May 9th the site will be open Monday 10am- 5pm, Tuesday 12pm- 5pm, Wednesday Closed, Thursday- Sunday 10am-5pm. The site is largely run by volunteers so opening times may vary from time to time. 

Parking: There are paid car parks in the town centre (not managed by English Heritage).

Facilities: There are a wide variety of facilities, cafes and restaurants in Glastonbury.

School Visits/Large Groups: Coach Parking is available at Northload Street West car park BA6 9JP. 

Dogs: Guide dogs only inside the Tribunal.

Please be aware: English Heritage does not permit drone flying from or over sites in our care, except by contractors or partners undertaking flights for a specific purpose, who satisfy stringent CAA criteria, have the correct insurances and permissions, and are operating under controlled conditions. 


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