What's on

Upcoming events

Collections Care with the Conservation Team; a Hands on Approach

Thu 27 Jun 2019
A rare opportunity to experience helping with our Conservation Team.

Ickworth's Country Estate Fayre 2019

Sat 29 Jun 2019
With live entertainment, shopping, children’s activities and demonstrations of countryside skills, our Country Estate Fayre returns with fun for the whole family. Book the date in with your family and friends and don’t miss out!

Deconstructing the 1st Marquess - A Walk

Wed 03 Jul 2019
Join our knowledgeable volunteer as he takes you on a guided walk exploring the role of the 1st Marquess – how he carried out the Earl- Bishops vision of Ickworth and his influence on the Rotunda, Italianate and Walled Garden.

Shakespeare's 'Much ado about nothing' with the HandleBards

Fri 05 Jul 2019
This summer, we welcome the return of the HandleBards with their joyful performance of Shakespeare's timeless comedy.

Living History - Newmarket Races

Sat 06 Jul 2019
Capture a glimpse of the past as a day in the life of a 1930s Servants Quarters unfolds around you.

Ickworth Church Vault Tour

Sat 06 Jul 2019
Support The Ickworth Church Conservation Trust and delve into the history behind Ickworth Church

Eating and shopping



A painting of the Earl Bishop

A brief history of Ickworth 

Delve into Ickworth’s 750 year evolution. An estate created by the Hervey family and encircled in layers of history, landscape, people and classic architecture.


Our work

Two boys and a man about to go cycling

Construction begins on Ickworth's Multi-use trail 

Construction for Ickworth’s multi-use trail will begin in March and be ready to use from autumn 2019



indoor group ickworth

Visit Ickworth with your group 

Bring your group to our special place and enjoy a garden for all seasons, a fantastic collection of treasures, tours for every interest, and great places to savour the perfect lunch or afternoon tea.


Get involved


Places to stay


Art and collections

Our collections

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