History and hospitality in a serene and picturesque setting. The Hospital of St Cross is a beautiful group of Grade I listed buildings dating from 1132 and is home to 25 Brothers.
Visitors can admire the medieval architecture, absorb the quiet calm in the fine transitional Norman church , explore the beautiful flower gardens and explore the Wayfarer's Dole, which is a small beaker of beer and a morsel of bread.
The gift shop open throughout the year, selling a selection of high quality goods from the Porter's Lodge; Tea Rooms in the medieval Hundred Men's Hall provide refreshments during the summer.
St Cross is an easy walk along the river, 20 minutes from the city centre. Ample free parking on payment of admission fee.
On site gift shop and refreshments. Facilities for concerts, small seminars and wedding receptions.