Tudor dressing up

Pose for a unique family portrait in the Orangery at Knole.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

Step back in time as you dress in Knole's extraordinary historical costumes and celebrate the characters who lived and worked in this special house over the past 600 years. Everyone welcome - we have costumes for all the family. Don't forget to bring your camera!

The National Trust car park is for house admission ticket holders only. To use the car park please pre-book admission tickets for every person in your vehicle.

The basics

Children of all ages are welcome.
Meeting point
Please meet in the Orangery.
What to bring and wear
Please bring a camera.
The Orangery is wheelchair accessible.
This is a free event. Donations towards our beautiful costumes are gratefully received.

Contact Info

Call 01732 462100

Upcoming events

Peers & Pageantry: Celebrating The Queen's Platinum Jubilee

Sat 28 May 2022
Come and see coronets and costume from Knole's grand collection in celebration of The Queen's Platinum Jubilee.

Half term craft: Wooden cake stand decorating

Wed 01 Jun 2022
Join us for this half term workshop and decorate your own wooden cake stand.

Jubilee Picnic in Green Court

Fri 03 Jun 2022
Celebrate the Platinum Jubilee at Knole with a picnic in picturesque Green Court.

Attic tours

Fri 03 Jun 2022
On this tour of Knole's often-forgotten attic spaces, our knowledgeable guides will reveal the stories behind centuries of graffiti, lost 17th century letters, witchmarks and a curiously sloped floor.

Storytime in Knole's bookshop

Mon 13 Jun 2022
Have you got a little one under 5? Come and join us for storytime, Monday's at 11:00-11:30 during term time in the bookshop. Discover new stories (and some old favourites) you and your little one will love.

Volunteer coffee morning

Tue 14 Jun 2022
Volunteer at Knole and try something new today.