Ickworth is an idiosyncratic country estate created from a personal and passionate vision of classical Italy brought to Suffolk. Encircled in layers of history and landscape, explore, enjoy and rediscover miles of parkland for hidden glimpses and snatches of inspiring views.
With its history traced back to Domesday, Ickworth park has quite a story to tell. This walk takes around 1½ hours walking you through Ickworth's long history.
A circular walk taking in the ancient woodlands and both the estates lakes.
Get off the beaten track and find areas that most visitors miss on this 2 hour walk taking in some great views of the estate.
The view from the far side of the canal frames the 4th Earl's summerhouse, the church and the Rotunda beautifully. Enjoy this short 1 hour walk for the perfect photo.
The Albana is a short circular walk originally designed as an easy walk for ladies of leisure.
A gentle stroll around the North Lawn and Italianate Garden, including the mysterious Victorian Stumpery
Enjoy picture-postcard views and wildlife encounters on this family-friendly circular walking and cycling route around some of Ickworth's parkland.
Enjoy this 3 hour walk or cycle around the estate visiting the monument which was erected in 1817 by the people of Derry as a memorial to Frederick Hervey, the 4th Earl of Bristol.
Explore the Ickworth parkland encircled with layers of history, landscape and classic architecture. Enjoy space, freedom and glimpses of inspiring views as you wander at leisure.
Let your four legged friends lead you on a voyage of exploration around miles of parkland, every day offering new and exciting discoveries.
As we welcome you back to Ickworth, take time to learn more about the history and inspiration behind our idyllic pleasure grounds when you visit.