To find out more about the monastery:

Worth Abbey is a Registered Company, number 04475556 and a Registered Charity, number 1093913.

Retreat programme and group day retreats (The Open Cloister)

Find out about the retreat programme or contact the Retreats Booking Secretary.

Individual retreats and visits (Monastery Guestmaster)

PLEASE NOTE:  The Monastery guest facilities will be closed and therefore unavailable for bookings, from Friday 28th June until Monday 26th August (inclusive)

To enquire about coming on an individual retreat or visit, contact Fr James by emailing

At the door of the monastery, place a sensible old man who knows how to take a message and deliver a reply.