Lilleshall Abbey (English Heritage)
Extensive ruins of an Augustinian abbey, later a Civil War stronghold, in a deeply rural setting. Much of the church survives, unusually viewable from gallery level, along with the lavishly sculpted processional door and other cloister buildings.
Heritage site, Sacred space
April 2009 to March 2010; Opening Times - Opening Days
1 April-30 September; 10am-5pm - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, & Sun.
1 October-31 March Closed
English Heritage Members: Free
- English Heritage
Medieval religious life Discovery Visit
Enjoy a guided tour around this beautiful 12th century abbey to discover how the medieval Church affected ordinary people's lives and what it was like to be a monk or a nun during that time.
Duration: 1 hour
Key Stage: 2, 3, 4, History, Religion
How to obtain
Call 0121 625 6864 to book a 1 hour session, available every weekday during term time from Easter to October. Price £75 per group of up to 30 pupils until April 2009. Visit http://www.english-heritage.org.uk/server/show/nav.19508 for more information.