St Nicholas Priory

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St Nicholas Priory
St Nicholas Priory
Mint Lane, Exeter, EX4 3BL
  • Box office 01392 665885
  • General enquiries 01392 276255
  • Opening times Sunday 1–4pm, Monday 10am–4pm
  • Email
  • Website www.nicholaspriory.com
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Covid-19 precautions

Covid-19: To make sure you have a safe experience, we encourage you to continue to wear a face covering for your own safety. There are hand sanitisers throughout the building for you to use, and we’ll make sure the building does not get crowded, so we can continue to ensure social distancing. Please follow our stewards’ guidance and advice when in the building.
Last updated: 22 July 2021

11th century venue for creative and cultural events.

Events at this venue

There are 12 events at this location

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Climate Change – Lunchtime talk, with Met Office representative Alex Chamberlain-Clay

All you ever wanted to know about Climate Change… in partnership with the Met Office, we are pleased to invite you to our first talk about climate change in a series of lunchtime lectures. Alex Chamberlain-Clay is joining us from the Met Office with an engaging and accessible talk about a topic at the heart of political…

Wed 21 Sep

£12 / 01392 665885

A Dream of Dartmoor - An Evening of Poetry

Join us for an evening of poetry with Christopher Southgate, Richard Skinner, and members of MED Theatre. Our poetry reading is held in honour of Mark Beeson.

Thu 16 Jun

£8 / 01392 665885

In The Stones - a new play for St Nicholas Priory by Troubadour Stageworks

In the Stones A new play that weaves folklore, history, myth and music into a tale adapted for St Nicholas Priory! It is dusk, and Childe Rowland and his sister Burd Ellen are whiling away time outside the priory. When Rowland throws a ball high over the building, he and his sister race for it - each taking one side of…

Wed 22 Jun

£15 / 01392 665885

Thu 23 Jun

£15 / 01392 665885

International Agatha Christie Festival - Agatha Christie and the ghosts of Devon

David Philips presents a different side to Agatha Christies beloved stories in the atmospheric Great Hall of St Nicholas Priory.  

Mon 12 Sep

£10 / 01392 665885

Music in the City - "Cast a Sheep's Eye" Love Songs from 16th and 17th Century England

'Cast A Sheep's Eye', meaning to give an amorous glance, brings to life love songs from 16th and 17th Century England. Join countertenor Joe Levy accompanied on the piano by conductor Konstantinos Terzakis, for an evening of music from across the Renaissance and Baroque periods. The event is part of the Cygnet Theatres…

Thu 9 Jun

£15–£18 / 01392 665885

Fri 10 Jun

£15–£18 / 01392 665885

Music in the City - Flute Cake, The New Season Series

The New Season Series Professional classical music on your doorstep, or accessible by public transport. Come and be inspired by wonderful live music at St Nicholas Priory: classics, new accessible works and family favourites. Flute Cake Myth and Magic Sophie Brewer - flute/piccolo; Jennifer Campbell - flute/alto flute;…

Sat 11 Jun

£15 / 01392 665885

Music in the City - Marsyas Quartet, The New Season Series

The New Season Series Professional classical music on your doorstep, or accessible by public transport. Come and be inspired by wonderful live music at St Nicholas Priory: classics, new accessible works and family favourites. Marsyas Quartet Dreaming in Sound Julie Hill - violin; Emma Welton - viola; Annabel Rooney…

Sat 21 May

£15 / 01392 665885

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Music in the City - Zaphyr Duo, The New Season Series

 The New Season Series                                             Professional classical music on your doorstep, or accessible by public transport. Come and be inspired by wonderful live music at St Nicholas Priory: classics, new accessible works and family favourites.   Zephyr Duo Songs Without Words Sally Jenkins…

Sat 16 Jul

£15 / 01392 665885

New Tours of the Priory!

St Nicholas Priory is excited to welcome you to our new guided tours! Come and join us to soak up the history of Exeter's oldest building and this quiet corner of the city. These tours provide an opportunity to explore the inside and outside of St Nicholas Priory and the local precinct. You will also learn about the…

Fri 27 May

Sold out / 01392 665885

Shakespeare's "Much Ado About Nothing" - Troubadour Stageworks

Much Ado About Nothing Shakespeare's classic at St Nicholas Priory by acclaimed Troubadour Stageworks! Suitable for all ages.

Fri 24 Jun

£15 / 01392 665885

Sat 25 Jun

£15 / 01392 665885

Story Blaze with Katy Cawkwell

Seasoned storyteller and inspirational coach Katy Cawkwell is coming to the priory with a group of talented, up-and-coming storytellers! They will lead you all through the building and bring the different spaces alive with their stories.

Thu 30 Jun

£5 / 01392 665885

Theatre Workshop: Creativity and Heritage - Troubadour Stageworks

In partnership with Dream Festival and St Nicholas Priory, Troubadour Stageworks are delivering four community theatre workshops in Exeter. One of them will focus on creatively responding to the history of St Nicholas Priory through craft activities that lead into a story-telling exercise. To find out about the other…

Sat 25 Jun

£12 / 01392 665885