Norton Priory - Runcorn, Cheshire
The Priory has a mysterious and haunting history dating back almost 1000 years

Norton Priory in Runcorn has a haunting history dating back almost 1000 years. Hidden away in a secluded woodland, the ancient abbey is home to many medieval artefacts. The undercroft and upper gallery is where much of the paranormal activity is said to take place. Norton Priory is now a scheduled ancient monument and considered to be the most important monastic building in Cheshire.  

Norton Priory

Your Ghost Hunt At Norton Priory

During your ghost hunt at Norton Priory in Runcorn, you will have the opportunity to investigate in some of the most ancient areas available to Haunted Happenings. Ghostly shadows and the cries of a woman have been heard in the upper gallery, whilst a skull like face has been seen almost in hiding within the 12th century undercroft. Join Haunted Happenings as we attempt to make contact with those who remain at the ancient abbey in Cheshire. 

The Ghosts Of Norton Priory

Norton Priory is one of the most excavated monastic sites in Europe, During these excavations 49 stone coffins have been unearthed along with 130 skeletons, mostly of males aged between 36 and 45. The causes of death were many, including Leprosy, Tuberculosis and Rickets. At least 10 deaths were caused by severe fractures to the head and neck area. One of the skeletons was that of a pregnant woman, the coffin also held the remains of a 34 week old baby. Have these numerous gruesome discoveries had an impact on the increased paranormal activity?    

Your Event Includes

  • Includes teas and coffees
  • Use of ghost hunting equipment including EMF Meters, K2 Meters etc.
  • Experiments including glass divination, table tipping and Ouija Boards.
  • Workshop and separate vigils for returning guests.
  • Ghost hunting vigils and séances in small groups.

Address, Maps & Hotels

Address & Hotel Information

Norton Priory Museum & Gardens Tudor Road Manor Park Runcorn Cheshire WA7 1SX

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  • This location has limited access for wheelchair users, please call the office for more information
  • People with mobility issues or walking difficulties please call the office before booking

  • All attendees must be 18 years or older
  • All attendees must bring a torch
  • Wear sensible shoes and warm layered clothing as the location may get cold at night

Norton Priory - Dates

Norton Priory Ghost Hunt, Runcorn - Friday 8th July 2022 £55.00 Per Person

Norton Priory Ghost Hunt

Friday 8th July 2022
Time: 8:00pm - 2:00am

Places Available

Norton Priory Ghost Hunt

8 Jul
  • Friday 8th July 2022
  • Time: 8:00pm - 2:00am
  • Places Available
  • £55.00 Per Person
Norton Priory Ghost Hunt, Runcorn - Saturday 15th October 2022 £55.00 Per Person

Norton Priory Ghost Hunt

Saturday 15th October 2022
Time: 8.00pm - 2.00am

Places Available

Norton Priory Ghost Hunt

15 Oct
  • Saturday 15th October 2022
  • Time: 8.00pm - 2.00am
  • Places Available
  • £55.00 Per Person

Paying for your event

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Alternatively, if you would like to book over the phone then please call our Sales Team on 0115 9720570 and they will be happy to help.

Securing places by a deposit

Paying a deposit for your event will secure your places on your chosen event. Simply pay a small deposit* of £20.00 per person and pay the remainder in full 4 weeks before the event or by small instalments* via your online account if available. You can always pay for your event in full at the time of booking.

Types of payments accepted

We accept the following payment methods

  • Online - All Major Credit/Debit Cards
  • Over the telephone

*Please note that full payment for your event will be due 4 weeks before the event. Minimal instalments of £30.00, payment must be made via your online account area.

Opening Hours

Monday: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Friday: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 12:00pm
Bank Holidays: Closed

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