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Celebrate Mothering Sunday at the abbey

Looking for something special to do on Mothering Sunday? You can bring your mum to the abbey for free*

Mums accompanied by a full paying adult or child will be admitted free on 31 March - we open at 9am with last admission 1730.

Plus we have afternoon tea available at Abbey House with housekeeper Mrs Gibson.

Mrs Gibson started her career at Abbey House as a housemaid Annie Gibson. – find out about life of the times as seen through the eyes of a domestic servant with Mrs Gibson,aka Kay Wych – She may give you some gossip!

Also joining her will be Robert Fear, aka Bill Wych, who will share his memories of his association with the House and its occupants when he leased the garden in 1857. Weather permitting, you will be able to enjoy a tour of the garden.

Afternoon Tea is from 2pm to 4pm with price per person starting at £16. This must be booked in advance - click here for more information.

*Mums will be admitted free to the abbey on 31 March 2019  if accompanied by a full paying adult or child. If booking online, only one ticket needs to be paid for in advance. The offer does not apply to any event/Afternoon Tea at Abbey House.


Added: 12th March 2019

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