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


Things to see and do

Children making bug houses

Which 50 things will you tick off this summer? 

From making a kite, to climbing the biggest oak tree in the UK, and making a cosy home for mini beasts- what will you get up to at Knightshayes this summer?

People enjoying the annual soupstock concert at Knightshayes in the parkland


It's that time again, Soupstock is taking place each Sunday of August this year with a great line up of cheese-tastic tribute acts. Set in the glorious parkland, you can come along for free to relax with family and friends whilst enjoying some fantastic local bands and a brilliant tribute act.


Eating and shopping



Two girls at Knightshayes investigating insects

Opportunities for schools and students 

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


Get involved

A gardens volunteer pruning a flower bed at Knightshayes

Become a volunteer 

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



A group of people getting off a coach at Knightshayes

Organise a group visit 

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



View of Knightshayes house at dusk from the south gardens

A rich and varied history 

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


Our work

view of the turret and spring tulips in knightshayes kitchen garden

Spring is upon us in Knightshayes' kitchen garden 

Spring is finally here, and the kitchen gardeners and volunteers have been getting on with new projects and planting out. Find out a little more about what we've been up to.