Things to see and do.
A glorious Grade 1 listed site dating back to the
12th century, The Commandery has had a long and varied history that
is reflected in its range of architectural styles from medieval to
The Commandery has exciting stories to tell you
about power, greed, war, wealth, romance, death, society and
industry. Step back in time to catch a glimpse of the lively
characters that have inhabited this ancient building during the
past seven centuries.
Using audio interpretation, The
Commandery’s long-hidden history comes vividly to life allowing you
to explore six chosen periods, enjoying the characters and the
atmosphere of the building’s colourful past.
The Commandery has reopened after a
major £1.5 million refurbishment with financial assistance from the
Heritage Lottery Fund.
This page was last reviewed 26 February 2014 at 18:33 by David Nash.