Porters Lodge Gift Shop

5 August 2020: Our shop is now open again but the remainder of the site including The Church and Tearoom remain closed to visitors to protect our elderly residents.
Please note when visiting the shop the following apply:

  • Only one household may enter at a time.
  • Please wait to go in on the left-hand side outside the shop.
  • If in a queue please maintain a 2m distance.
  • Please sanitise your hands as you go into the shop.
  • Masks must be worn inside the shop.
  • Card payments only.
  • We ask that you only touch what you intend to purchase.
  • The toilets are closed.

Thank you and we look forward to seeing you soon

The Porters Lodge gift shop sells a variety of cards and attractive gifts.

Summer opening hours (April to 31 October)
9.30am until 5.00pm Monday – Saturday
1.30pm until 5.00pm on Sunday

Winter shop opening hours (1 November to 31 March)
10.30am until 3.30pm Monday to Saturday

The Trustees of The Hospital of St Cross are proud to announce they have been included in ‘Irreplaceable. A History of England in 100 Places’, organised by Historic England (the public body that helps people care for, enjoy and celebrate England’s spectacular historic environment) and sponsored by Ecclesiastical (leading insurance company with a charitable purpose and trusted to protect much of the UK’s heritage and art).

Copies now available in our shop (price £20.00).


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