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Ashton-in-Makerfield U3A - Heritage Days Out

Group Leader - Pat Grimshaw


Two days out are planned for 2020 as follows:-


Thursday 21stMay 2020 - Nostell Priory Yorkshire and Yorkshire Sculpture Park. Nostell Priory is a National Trust Property near Wakefield, an 18th century Palladian mansion built by the Winn family on the site of a medieval priory.  It is filled with Robert Adam interiors and has a world class Chippendale collection.  There are over 300 acres of gardens and parkland.

Please note that non National Trust members will be charged £9.80 for admission.  NT members should remember to bring their membership cards with them on the day.


Yorkshire Sculpture Park (YSP). YSP is set in over 500 acres of parkland and features art works by Henry Moore, Barbara Hepworth and other British and international artists.  Go online to see more about this remarkable open air gallery.  It is stunning! Entry is free.