Bateman's

Bateman's

Things to see and do

Bateman's

What's on

Upcoming events

#ThanksToYou National Lottery visits

Mon 25 Nov 2019
10:00-16:00
We're saying 'Thank You' to National Lottery players for the support to our properties and projects from lottery funds.

'Just So Animals' winter garden trail

Sat 30 Nov 2019
11:00-15:00
Get out and about in the garden at Bateman's and discover the hiding places of our 'Just So Animals'.

'Just So' Christmas

Sat 30 Nov 2019
11:00-15:30
Come and see the house decorated for Christmas with a 'Just So' theme.

Just So Christmas storytelling sessions

Sat 30 Nov 2019
12:00-12:30
Come and visit the 'Just So' Christmas house and listen to some of Rudyard Kipling's famous Just So Stories in the kitchen.

Christmas lunches

Mon 02 Dec 2019
12:00-14:00
Meet up with family or friends and enjoy a Christmas lunch in our Mulberry tea room.

Twilight opening

Sat 07 Dec 2019
16:00-18:00
Enjoy the decorated house at twilight and get ahead with some Christmas shopping.
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Eating and shopping

Feeling festive

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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