Important notice -

We’ve re-opened the parkland & gardens at Ickworth. You will need to book your visit in advance. Check What’s On for the latest information & to book. You will be turned away if you arrive without a booking.

An Italianate Palace in the heart of Suffolk


What's on

Please book ahead before visiting 

The park and gardens are reopening at Ickworth on 3 June and you’ll need to book your tickets by 3pm the day before your visit. Members can book for free, while non-members will need to pay when booking. We'll be releasing tickets every Friday. Please note we’ll be turning people away who arrive and haven't booked. We're looking forward to welcoming you back.

Upcoming events

Timed entry to Ickworth (13 July - 19 July)

Wed 15 Jul 2020
Book your timed entry to visit Ickworth.
Couple walking along a grassy path with their two dogs

Neighbours of Ickworth  

Horringer and Chevington residents can access Ickworth all year round with our Neighbours of Ickworth permits.

Dog walking

Ickworth pleasure ground for dogs 

Let your four legged friends lead you on a voyage of exploration around miles of parkland, every day offering new and exciting discoveries.

Going on a bug hunt in the woods

Ickworth family activities from home 

Every day can be an adventure for your family. Enjoy great experiences at home whatever the weather with our craft and activity ideas.


Things to see and do

Discover Ickworth


Eating and shopping


Our work

Two boys and a man about to go cycling

Ickworth's new multi-use trail  

Spring 2020 saw the opening of Ickworth's brand new multi-use trail. A 9.4 km route around the Ickworth estate, designed for walkers, cyclists, scooters, and pushchairs


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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