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Join the guests of Lord and Lady Bearsted and experience a weekend house party of a 1930s millionaire
Surrounded by internationally important art and porcelain collections, hear and discover more about family life and soak up the atmosphere of the party. See the newly refurbished sports changing room and boot room open for the first time. Get close to artworks by Canaletto, Stubbs and Hogarth as you explore the house.
The stunning gardens have a sweeping lawn that gives way to a series of terraces and herbaceous borders, leading to a kitchen garden and the National Collection of Aster, flowering in late September. Kitty’s Walk talks a tour of the gardens structure where you can find out more about the influence of the garden designer Kitty Lloyd Jones.
The recently established Squash Court Gallery hosts changing exhibitions, from October 2013 to Easter 2014 Upton presents From Lowry to Piper: Celebrating Modern British Artists.
Due to building work on the Picture Gallery roof, which is being replaced our collection of Old Master paintings is not on display at present. The Gallery will re-open on 15 February 2014.