Leith Hill Place

A view of Leith Hill Place
Leith Hill Place

Things to see and do

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Into the Wild Childrens Book Festival at Leith Hill Place 

Enjoy reading, hands-on activities and more at 'Into the Wild' Children's Book Festival at Leith Hill Place on Tuesday 26 July. (Tasty treats for lunch are available - sorry payment by cash or cheque only).

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What's on 

Upcoming events

'Into the Wild' Children's Book Festival

Tue 26 Jul 2016
11:00-16:00
A day to celebrate books and stories, packed with author events, craft activities, storytelling, face painting, treasure hunts, pop-up book shop, Punch & Judy and more. Dress as your favourite character and bring a book to swap. Ages 3 - 10

Art Exhibition at Leith Hill Place

Fri 05 Aug 2016
11:00-17:00
'A Voice for Leith Hill' - a group of local artists who aim to raise awareness of the planned oil drilling on Leith Hill.

'A Voice for Leith Hill' Family Picnic Day at Leith Hill Place

Sat 13 Aug 2016
12:30-16:00
Come to Leith Hill Place for a fun family day of art, music and a picnic.

The Orchard Singers Informal Concert

Sun 14 Aug 2016
13:30-14:00
Come to Leith Hill Place and enjoy a relaxing day listening to the Orchard Singers while you explore this interesting house full of music and history.

Talk: Architectural History of Leith Hill Place

Sat 20 Aug 2016
13:45-14:45
Local historian Patrick Newberry gives an engaging insight into the origins of Leith Hill Place and the families who have lived there.

Talk: The Music of George Butterworth

Sun 04 Sep 2016
14:00-15:00
A fascinating talk about George Butterworth, a contemporary of Vaughan Williams, who was sadly silenced by World War I. Butterworth destroyed many of his manuscripts before going to war, but left most of those that survived to Vaughan Williams.
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Eating and shopping

Delighted visitors choose their baked treats in the kitchen from the long table in front of the AGA at Leith Hill Place

Home-bakes and books 

Sample tasty treats baked by our volunteers or browse our secondhand book shop at Leith Hill Place - there's sure to be something to tempt you.

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History

Leith Hill Place

Our work

Sir Simon Jenkins presents a framed certificate to Visitor Operations Manager, Gabrielele Gale

Newly open to the public 

So much has been done already to begin to restore this wonderful building and open it to the public. Read more about what we have already achieved and how we hope to continue.

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Get involved

Two bakers with blonde hair in National Trust black aprons int eh kitchen at Leith Hill Place

Leith Hill Place volunteers 

Join our team of volunteers and help bring this special place to life.