Glastonbury Tribunal

Free Entry

The Tribunal is currently closed for refurbishment.


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 Antiquarian Society.

Don't Miss

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

The Tribunal is currently closed for refurbishment and details about future opening dates will be shown here when more information becomes available. We apologise for any inconvenience during this time.

Before You Go

Prices and Opening Times: The site is managed by  Glastonbury Antiquarian Society. There is a charge to visit the Lake House Collection on the first floor.  View details

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: There is coach parking available at the public car park on Magdalene Street.

Dogs: Guide dogs only inside the Tribunal.

Other Information: Please be aware the Tribunal is currently closed for refurbishment until further notice.

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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