What's on

Going on a bug hunt in the woods

Everyday family fun at Ickworth 

Every day can be an adventure for your family. Enjoy great days out with us whatever the season and whatever the weather.

Upcoming events

50 Things to do this summer

Wed 21 Aug 2019
Join us for a summer of fun and complete your list of 50 things to do before you're 11 3/4!

Summer Nature Checklist

Wed 21 Aug 2019
Explore our estate and become one with nature with our top ten activities.

Explorer in Training- Bush Craft for Beginners

Wed 21 Aug 2019
Calling all aspiring explorers! Join us for a fun packed morning as we cover the basics of bush craft and outdoor survival skills, all within our beautiful parklands.

Children's Crafts- An Italian Summer

Wed 21 Aug 2019
Summer is here and everything is in full bloom at Ickworth! Celebrate the season with our range of seasonal themed crafts.

Gardener's Choice with the Living History cooks

Wed 21 Aug 2019
Join our Living History cooks as they bring the kitchen to life baking 1930s dishes.

'Sowing the seeds' walk

Wed 21 Aug 2019
Learn about Ickworth's home grown produce and how it is used led by the Gardening team. It will also give you a chance to find out Ickworth's plans for the Walled Garden and how it will develop.

Eating and shopping


Places to stay


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



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.


Art and collections

Our collections

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