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Son et Lumière

August 22 @ 8:00 pm 9:00 pm

Orford Museum is delighted to present a spectacular Son et Lumière (Sound and Light show) at the historic Butley Priory telling its story from 1191 to the present day. Thursday August 22nd. Doors open 7pm – performance 8-9pm.

Follow the fascinating and dramatic history of 12th century Butley Priory, narrated by David Schofield with Miranda Raison as Princess Mary, Henry VIII’s sister, Queen of France and then Duchess of Suffolk. Experience the day-to-day life of the Augustine Priory right up to the modern day when the Arctic Monkeys recorded their latest album here. Bring a picnic, folding chairs, rugs and cushions to sit on.

In the event of wet weather, the performance will be postponed to August 28th.

Tickets £20 for Friends of Orford Museum. £25 General Admission, children between 7 and 14 free.

For Friends and guests, please use our online booking system. For non-Friends, please use our booking form. If you have any queries please email us at info@orfordmuseum.org.uk.

Butley Priory

The Clumps, Butley
Woodbridge, Suffolk IP12 3NR

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