Important notice -

Due to poor ground conditions our overflow car park is closed, so it may take longer than usual to get into Ickworth. Why not come later in the day, for an afternoon walk and slice of cake when we should be less busy.

A Georgian Italianate palace in an idyllic English landscape


What's on

Upcoming events

Spring Trail

Sat 03 Mar 2018
Discover more about Ickworth and the nature that surrounds you on our new for 2018 Spring Trail.

Theodora: Collector, Moderniser, Custodian

Sat 03 Mar 2018
Discover the woman behind the title.

Conservation in Action: From Rugs to Robes

Sat 03 Mar 2018
A new exhibition exploring the conservation of textiles and how we care for and store our delicate pieces in the collection.

The Pools and Streams of Ickworth walk

Wed 07 Mar 2018
A walk looking at the water sources on the estate.

Living History - Opening up the House

Sun 11 Mar 2018
See the 1930s basement in action with our Living History Servants.

Collections Care with the Conservation Team; a Hands on Approach

Tue 13 Mar 2018
A rare opportunity to experience helping with our Conservation Team.

Eating and shopping


Places to stay



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.



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.


Get involved


Our work

Two boys and a man about to go cycling

Ickworth's multi use trail: an update 

Read more here for an update on the possibility of a multi-use trail at Ickworth


Art and collections

Our collections

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