Mottisfont, Hampshire in winter
Mottisfont in winter sunshine Simon Newman

A romantic house and gallery set in beautiful riverside gardens


Things to see and do


What's on

Mottisfont Fun at Christmas Chris Butterworth
A festive image from the gallery Chris Butterworth

What's on 

Find out what's on here at Mottisfont in the coming months.


Eating and shopping

Trout tart and asparagus served at Mottisfont, Hampshire
Try some delicious, locally sourced food in our Kitchen Café National Trust Images / David Levenson

Eating and shopping at Mottisfont 

Why not stop by and treat yourself to a bite to eat at Mottisfont? Don't forget to browse our shop and collection of secondhand books too.



Group on a guided tour, Mottisfont, Hampshire
Book your group in to visit us this year National Trust Images / Arnhel de Serra

Arrange a group visit 

Enjoy exploring the estate, take in our exhibitions, discover our rose garden or simply admire the house, we'll ensure that your group has a great day out.



The Cellarium at Mottisfont, Hampshire
The Cellarium at Mottisfont National Trust Images

The history of Mottisfont 

From humble beginnings as a 13th Century priory to a grand country retreat for London's artistic elite, Mottisfont has a rich and varied past.



River walk at Mottisfont, Hampshire
River walk at Mottisfont National Trust/ Simon Newman

Looking after the River Test at Mottisfont 

The River Test, which flows through Mottisfont, has shaped the estate through the centuries, binding the history of the house and its people to the landscape.


Our work


Get involved

Garden guides at Mottisfont, Hampshire
Volunteer garden guides National Trust

Come and join us 

Mottisfont has more than 400 volunteers and we're always looking for new members. If you have an interest in gardening, conservation, or baking, find out how you could join us.