Important notice -

PARTIAL SITE CLOSURE: We've had to make the decision to close the woodland garden, Impey woods, parkland and Douglas Fir walk today (30 November) as we have continuing winds of up to 45mph throughout the day.Thank you for your understanding.

Discover Knightshayes, a country estate on a grand, gothic scale


Things to see and do


What's on 

There's lots going on this Christmas at Knightshayes


Eating and shopping



View of Knightshayes house at dusk from the south gardens
Knightshayes was the family home of the Heathcoat Amorys James Dobson

A rich and varied history 

Discover more about this stunning Victorian manor house and delve into over 200 years of history.


Get involved

A gardens volunteer pruning a flower bed at Knightshayes
There's a wealth of opportunities for getting involved at Knightshayes Tony Cobley

Become a volunteer 

Get involved and help the National Trust with its important and ongoing work at Knightshayes.



Two girls at Knightshayes investigating insects
We offer a range of workshops to facilitate effective outdoor learning Ian Shaw

Opportunities for schools and students 

The perfect outdoor classroom, join us at Knightshayes for workshops, learning sessions, self-led activities and more.



A group of people getting off a coach at Knightshayes
Knightshayes welcomes groups to visit Arnhel de Serra

Organise a group visit 

With a spectacular country estate to discover, Knightshayes is the perfect place for a group visit.