Binham Priory Church & Monastic Precinct

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A 900 year old parish church with Benedictine monastic ruins.

Interpretation panels and displays. Range of activities. Regular guided tours. Easy access. Toilet facilities. Car park. Open daily.

The 'Binham Priory Access and Conservation' project completed in 2009 has received the following awards.
1. The Graham Allen award for Conservation and Design from North Norfolk District Council,
2. The Council for the Protection of Rural England award for Architecture,
3. The Royal Institute of British Architects in the East of England runner-up in the Heritage section 'Spirit of Ingenuity '.

Guide Prices

Donations for the maintenance of the Priory are sought from all visitors.



  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets
  • Facilities for hearing impaired


  • Picnic site


  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome


  • Facilities for educational visits
  • Facilities for groups
  • Guided tours for groups

Property Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted
  • Gift shop
  • Guided tours for individuals
  • Public toilets
  • Smoking not allowed

Site Features

  • English Heritage Property

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Map & Directions

Road Directions

By Road:
Binham Priory is in North Norfolk. It is situated five miles south east of Wells next the Sea, a turning off the B1105
Binham Priory is 5 miles SE of Wells next the Sea in NW Norfolk. A turning off B1105 (between Wells and Little Walsingham), to Warham and Binham.

The nearest railway station is Sheringham, which is 13 miles away.

Binham Priory Church & Monastic Precinct

Type:Religious Site

Binham Priory Church & Monastic Precinct, Westgate Road, Binham, Fakenham, Norfolk, NR21 0DQ

Tel: 01328 830362

Opening Times

* Binham Priory is open every day of the year. Regular services are held every Sunday morning and Tuesday evening to which visitors are welcome.
Wedding and funeral services are also held throughout the year.

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