THE MOON AT LANCASTER PRIORY 1-20 NOVEMBER

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The Moon is landing at Lancaster Priory this November. Our beautiful church is hosting one of the world’s most awe-inspiring artworks by Luke Jerram – a massive 7m diameter moon – suspended from its ancient rafters. It can be visited between 9am-4pm, during late night openings from 4pm-9pm Thursday-Saturday and on Sundays 1pm-5pm.
Admission: £3 (adults) and £1 (school-age)
Advance booking essential for limited capacity evening sessions
Please note that some sessions have a higher entry fee
Between Friday 1 November 2019 5:30 PM and Wednesday 20 November 2019 7:30 PM

Location

Lancaster Priory
Priory Vicarage, Priory Close, Lancaster, Lancs LA1 1YZ

Contact Details

Map

Sessions

Sessions Description Status
Friday 1 November 2019 5:30 PM NO BOOKING REQUIRED Launch of Luke Jerram's Moon at Lancaster Priory. One-way system in operation. The queue will move steadily but at busy periods entry may be paused for safety reasons. Closed
Sunday 3 November 2019 1:00 PM Public opening 1.00pm-5.00pm Open
Sunday 3 November 2019 3:00 PM Sunday afternoon Lunar Lecture from Professor Lionel Wilson: Fifty years of working on the moon Open
Monday 4 November 2019 9:00 AM Public opening 9.00am-4.00pm Open
Monday 4 November 2019 6:30 PM Yoga Under The Moon with Emmaline - a special class celebrating phases of the moon. Bring your own yoga mat, comfortable clothing and something warm for relaxation. Sold Out
Tuesday 5 November 2019 9:00 AM Public opening 9.00am-4.00pm. A service takes place in church between 10.15-11.00am. Open
Wednesday 6 November 2019 9:00 AM Public opening 9.00am-4.00pm. A service takes place in church between 12.30-1.00pm. Open
Thursday 7 November 2019 9:00 AM Public opening 9.00am-9.00pm Open
Thursday 7 November 2019 5:00 PM Creative writing with Yvonne Battle-Felton: If these walls could talk, what stories would they tell? What stories would they tell The Moon? Explore techniques for telling stories to an audience. Open
Thursday 7 November 2019 6:00 PM Music by the Light of the Moon: Drawing on original music from his albums, guitarist/composer Neil Campbell will perform a meditative set of introspective music inspired by the natural environment. Open
Thursday 7 November 2019 7:00 PM Story-telling open mic event following the creative writing session with Yvonne Battle-Felton. All welcome to hear stories under The Moon. Open
Thursday 7 November 2019 8:00 PM Dark Side of the Moon: Pink Floyd - played through the Priory sound system Open
Friday 8 November 2019 9:00 AM Public opening 9.00am-5.30pm and 7.30pm-9.00pm Open
Friday 8 November 2019 8:00 PM Lunar Lecture from Professor Robert Walsh: Eclipsing the Sun - the science of our closest star. Entry from 7.30pm, lecture at 8.00pm, doors close 9.00pm. Open
Saturday 9 November 2019 9:00 AM Public opening 9.00am-9.00pm. Weekend entry to The Moon at Lancaster Priory. There will be activities taking place throughout the day. Open
Saturday 9 November 2019 10:30 AM Coffee Concert from David Twizell and David Cookson: Songs of Land, Sea and Moon! Open
Saturday 9 November 2019 7:00 PM William Thomson: piano. Let this music transport your soul through the craters of your imagination, across the expanse of the universe and back to the rhythmic beating of your own heart. Open
Saturday 9 November 2019 8:00 PM Lancaster Priory Senior Choral Scholars Quartet Open
Sunday 10 November 2019 1:00 PM Public opening 1.00pm-5.00pm Open
Sunday 10 November 2019 1:10 PM Time To Write Under The Moon with Emma Gittens 10 Available
Sunday 10 November 2019 3:00 PM Sunday afternoon piano concert under The Moon from Yuanfan Open
Monday 11 November 2019 9:00 AM Public opening 9.00am-4.00pm Open
Monday 11 November 2019 6:30 PM Tai Chi and Qigong workshop: a special event of light and sharing with Joop including 'Walking with the moon on your head'. Open
Tuesday 12 November 2019 9:00 AM Public opening 9.00am-4.00pm Open
Tuesday 12 November 2019 6:30 PM Join David Redmore, a registered instructor with the Tai Chi Union for Great Britain, for an hour of Qigong. This session will be spent in a relaxed atmosphere under The Moon with classical music. 19 Available
Wednesday 13 November 2019 9:00 AM Public opening 9.00am-4.00pm Open
Thursday 14 November 2019 9:00 AM Public opening 9.00am-4.00pm Open
Thursday 14 November 2019 8:00 PM Visions from The Moon with Morecambe Band Open
Friday 15 November 2019 9:00 AM Public opening 9.00am-4.00pm Open
Friday 15 November 2019 7:00 PM Blue Moon Band: this special event brings all 5 members of the band together to play two sets under The Moon. Savoury and sweet canapes included. Bar available. Booking essential for this event. Open
Saturday 16 November 2019 9:00 AM Public opening 9.00am-5.00pm. Weekend entry to The Moon at Lancaster Priory. There will be activities taking place throughout the day. Open
Saturday 16 November 2019 10:30 AM Coffee Concert from Sandstone Ukulele Band: rising to the occasion, songs about the moon will be performed. Open
Sunday 17 November 2019 1:00 PM Public opening 1.00pm-5.00pm Open
Sunday 17 November 2019 3:00 PM Sunday afternoon Lunar Lecture from Dr Chris Arridge - Fly Me to the Moon: The Science of Putting Humans on Another World Open
Monday 18 November 2019 9:00 AM Public opening 9.00am-4.00pm Open
Monday 18 November 2019 6:30 PM Yoga Under The Moon with Rachel - a special class celebrating phases of the moon. Bring your own yoga mat, comfortable clothing and something warm for relaxation. Sold Out
Tuesday 19 November 2019 9:00 AM Public opening 9.00am-4.00pm Open
Tuesday 19 November 2019 6:30 PM Yoga Under The Moon. Trained in Moon Series Yoga, this class from Natalie will be perfect under The Moon. Bring your own yoga mat, comfortable clothing and something warm for relaxation. Sold Out
Wednesday 20 November 2019 9:00 AM Public opening 9.00am-4.00pm Open
Wednesday 20 November 2019 7:30 PM Last night Lunar Lecture from Dr Liz Oakley-Brown: Shakespeare Under The Moon Open
Friday 1 November 2019 5:30 PM
NO BOOKING REQUIRED Launch of Luke Jerram's Moon at Lancaster Priory. One-way system in operation. The queue will move steadily but at busy periods entry may be paused for safety reasons.
Closed
Sunday 3 November 2019 1:00 PM
Public opening 1.00pm-5.00pm
Open
Sunday 3 November 2019 3:00 PM
Sunday afternoon Lunar Lecture from Professor Lionel Wilson: Fifty years of working on the moon
Open
Monday 4 November 2019 9:00 AM
Public opening 9.00am-4.00pm
Open
Monday 4 November 2019 6:30 PM
Yoga Under The Moon with Emmaline - a special class celebrating phases of the moon. Bring your own yoga mat, comfortable clothing and something warm for relaxation.
Sold Out
Tuesday 5 November 2019 9:00 AM
Public opening 9.00am-4.00pm. A service takes place in church between 10.15-11.00am.
Open
Wednesday 6 November 2019 9:00 AM
Public opening 9.00am-4.00pm. A service takes place in church between 12.30-1.00pm.
Open
Thursday 7 November 2019 9:00 AM
Public opening 9.00am-9.00pm
Open
Thursday 7 November 2019 5:00 PM
Creative writing with Yvonne Battle-Felton: If these walls could talk, what stories would they tell? What stories would they tell The Moon? Explore techniques for telling stories to an audience.
Open
Thursday 7 November 2019 6:00 PM
Music by the Light of the Moon: Drawing on original music from his albums, guitarist/composer Neil Campbell will perform a meditative set of introspective music inspired by the natural environment.
Open
Thursday 7 November 2019 7:00 PM
Story-telling open mic event following the creative writing session with Yvonne Battle-Felton. All welcome to hear stories under The Moon.
Open
Thursday 7 November 2019 8:00 PM
Dark Side of the Moon: Pink Floyd - played through the Priory sound system
Open
Friday 8 November 2019 9:00 AM
Public opening 9.00am-5.30pm and 7.30pm-9.00pm
Open
Friday 8 November 2019 8:00 PM
Lunar Lecture from Professor Robert Walsh: Eclipsing the Sun - the science of our closest star. Entry from 7.30pm, lecture at 8.00pm, doors close 9.00pm.
Open
Saturday 9 November 2019 9:00 AM
Public opening 9.00am-9.00pm. Weekend entry to The Moon at Lancaster Priory. There will be activities taking place throughout the day.
Open
Saturday 9 November 2019 10:30 AM
Coffee Concert from David Twizell and David Cookson: Songs of Land, Sea and Moon!
Open
Saturday 9 November 2019 7:00 PM
William Thomson: piano. Let this music transport your soul through the craters of your imagination, across the expanse of the universe and back to the rhythmic beating of your own heart.
Open
Saturday 9 November 2019 8:00 PM
Lancaster Priory Senior Choral Scholars Quartet
Open
Sunday 10 November 2019 1:00 PM
Public opening 1.00pm-5.00pm
Open
Sunday 10 November 2019 1:10 PM
Time To Write Under The Moon with Emma Gittens
10 Available
Sunday 10 November 2019 3:00 PM
Sunday afternoon piano concert under The Moon from Yuanfan
Open
Monday 11 November 2019 9:00 AM
Public opening 9.00am-4.00pm
Open
Monday 11 November 2019 6:30 PM
Tai Chi and Qigong workshop: a special event of light and sharing with Joop including 'Walking with the moon on your head'.
Open
Tuesday 12 November 2019 9:00 AM
Public opening 9.00am-4.00pm
Open
Tuesday 12 November 2019 6:30 PM
Join David Redmore, a registered instructor with the Tai Chi Union for Great Britain, for an hour of Qigong. This session will be spent in a relaxed atmosphere under The Moon with classical music.
19 Available
Wednesday 13 November 2019 9:00 AM
Public opening 9.00am-4.00pm
Open
Thursday 14 November 2019 9:00 AM
Public opening 9.00am-4.00pm
Open
Thursday 14 November 2019 8:00 PM
Visions from The Moon with Morecambe Band
Open
Friday 15 November 2019 9:00 AM
Public opening 9.00am-4.00pm
Open
Friday 15 November 2019 7:00 PM
Blue Moon Band: this special event brings all 5 members of the band together to play two sets under The Moon. Savoury and sweet canapes included. Bar available. Booking essential for this event.
Open
Saturday 16 November 2019 9:00 AM
Public opening 9.00am-5.00pm. Weekend entry to The Moon at Lancaster Priory. There will be activities taking place throughout the day.
Open
Saturday 16 November 2019 10:30 AM
Coffee Concert from Sandstone Ukulele Band: rising to the occasion, songs about the moon will be performed.
Open
Sunday 17 November 2019 1:00 PM
Public opening 1.00pm-5.00pm
Open
Sunday 17 November 2019 3:00 PM
Sunday afternoon Lunar Lecture from Dr Chris Arridge - Fly Me to the Moon: The Science of Putting Humans on Another World
Open
Monday 18 November 2019 9:00 AM
Public opening 9.00am-4.00pm
Open
Monday 18 November 2019 6:30 PM
Yoga Under The Moon with Rachel - a special class celebrating phases of the moon. Bring your own yoga mat, comfortable clothing and something warm for relaxation.
Sold Out
Tuesday 19 November 2019 9:00 AM
Public opening 9.00am-4.00pm
Open
Tuesday 19 November 2019 6:30 PM
Yoga Under The Moon. Trained in Moon Series Yoga, this class from Natalie will be perfect under The Moon. Bring your own yoga mat, comfortable clothing and something warm for relaxation.
Sold Out
Wednesday 20 November 2019 9:00 AM
Public opening 9.00am-4.00pm
Open
Wednesday 20 November 2019 7:30 PM
Last night Lunar Lecture from Dr Liz Oakley-Brown: Shakespeare Under The Moon
Open