Ickworth

A Georgian Italianate palace in an idyllic English landscape

Ickworth

What's on

Upcoming events

Out and about - Summer Holidays

Sat 19 Aug 2017
10:30-16:00
Come and explore Ickworth and complete some of your 50 things to do before you're 11 3/4s.

An Ickworth Summer of fun - Walled Garden crafts

Sat 19 Aug 2017
10:30-16:00
Keep the kids busy this summer with crafts, den building and exploring!

Keeping up appearances - Conservation in action

Sat 19 Aug 2017
12:00-16:00
Discover the story behind the Marquess's choice for the rich silk curtains in our state rooms.

A Midsummer Night's Dream with the Pantaloons

Sun 20 Aug 2017
18:30-21:00
We welcome the Pantaloons back this summer for a joyful performance of Shakespeare's timeless comedy.

An Ickworth Summer of fun - Leisure Activities

Mon 21 Aug 2017
10:30-15:30
Keep the kids busy this summer with crafts, den building and exploring!

Cooks in the kitchen - A Servants Wedding

Fri 25 Aug 2017
12:00-16:00
Our Living History cooks bring the kitchen to life cooking a selection of tasty 1930s recipes. They have been given permission to make some of the food to be enjoyed at the wedding breakfast of two servants. Enjoy the day with them and take the...
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Eating and shopping

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Places to stay

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History

A painting of the Earl Bishop

Ickworth past, present and future 

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

Memorial to Thomas Crack

Ickworth and the Great War 

Discover the forgotten stories of Ickworth families during this tragic conflict. Follow our parkland trail and visit our exhibition.

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Groups

A tour group standing in the West Wing reception

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.

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Get involved

A volunteer sells raffle tickets and gives a sticker treat for his granddaughter

Join us 

Starting as a volunteer at Ickworth is like becoming part of a wonderfully diverse, friendly and multi-talented family. Join us and become a part of our story!

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Our work

Box Blight east wing

Fighting back: Box Blight 

Track our progress and find out how you can help us save our garden from Box Blight

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Art and collections

Our collections

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