Bateman's

Important notice -

25 October - Due to essential repairs, there is currently no step-free access to the house, part of the formal garden, the Wild Garden and Park Mill.

Jacobean house, home of Rudyard Kipling

Orange tree embroidery

Treasures in the collection at Bateman's

This year the National Trust celebrates a Year of Treasures and a new book, 125 Treasures, shares the stories behind some of the remarkable objects in the collections. At Bateman's, discover The Orange Tree embroidery by May Morris, as well as hidden treasures selected by staff and volunteers. See a short introductory film revealing more about the embroidery and a display that explains how the National Trust looks after textiles for the future. Explore What's on to join Bateman's in celebrating the skill of embroidery this autumn.

Bateman's

What's on

Upcoming events

Under the autumn trees spotter sheet

Mon 25 Oct 2021
10:00-16:30
Explore the Wild Garden or Estate at Bateman's as a family and spot signs of autumn.

The Orange Tree embroidery and textile conservation displays

Mon 25 Oct 2021
11:00-17:00
Learn about how the National Trust looks after textiles and find out more about The Orange Tree embroidery by May Morris.

Bateman's collection highlights display

Mon 25 Oct 2021
11:00-17:00
See hidden treasures from the Bateman's collection, selected by staff and volunteers.

Percy the Park Keeper's winter wander trail at Bateman's

Sat 04 Dec 2021
10:00-15:30
This winter, treat your little ones to a world of adventures at Bateman's on the Percy the Park Keeper's winter wander trail.
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Things to see and do

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Eating and shopping

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History

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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