Things to see & do
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Learn about the history of Ightham Mote on one of our introductory talks.
The talks last for approximately 15 minutes and are available every day at 11:30, 12:30, 14:30 and 15:30.
Uncover the history of the gardens and visit the south lake.
Tours last approximately 45 minutes and are available most days. Please check availability when you arrive.
Enjoy wonderful views from the tower during one of our tours.
Available most days, tours are via steep, uneven steps. Please collect a ticket from the conservatory.
How much time do you have?
About an hour
Journey through the house and find out about its medieval origins, along with the changes made by its various owners through the last 700 years.
A few hours
Explore the estate and find your favourite view across the Kent countryside (the shop has some supplies you may have forgotten). After your walk, why not grab a snack from the Mote Café and enjoy a picnic on the deckchairs at the north end of the garden, before visiting the house and enjoying our tours and talks.