Bateman's

Important notice -

Sunday 16 February - The house, tea room, shop, Mulberry Garden and orchard are open from 11am. The formal gardens, wild garden and Park Mill will be closed today due to flooding.

Jacobean house, home of Rudyard Kipling

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Things to see and do

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What's on

Upcoming events

Winter-Garden Bingo

Mon 17 Feb 2020
10:00-16:30
Get out and about this winter from half term with our fun bingo trail.

The Glory of the Garden - Orchard Pruning

Mon 17 Feb 2020
11:00-11:15
Get some expert advice and instruction on how to prune your fruit trees.

Park Mill celebration day

Sat 29 Feb 2020
12:00-16:00
Come and celebrate the official re-opening of Park Mill after a major conservation project.

The Glory of the Garden - Let's talk compost

Mon 02 Mar 2020
11:00-11:20
Learn all about composting from one of our gardeners.

World Book Day weekend

Sat 07 Mar 2020
11:00-15:00
Following on from World Book Day, join us for a weekend of celebration.

Mother's Day Prosecco teas

Sat 21 Mar 2020
10:00-16:00
Treat your Mum to a special Mother's Day Prosecco tea in our Mulberry tea room.
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Eating and shopping

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Get involved

A volunteer room guide talking to visitors at Bateman's in East Sussex

Join our team 

Volunteering is so important to us at Batemans and many of the team here give their time to us as volunteers. Why not find out how you could join us?

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History

Batemans History Image

Kipling's time and earlier 

Most notable as the home of world famous author and poet, Rudyard Kipling, Bateman's history dates back further and is connected, we think, to the iron industry.

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Groups

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Bateman's on the National Trust Collections website