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

Ickworth's Little Rangers

Thu 17 Oct 2019
Join us for your chance to be an honorary Ickworth ranger for the day!

50 Things to do before you're 11 3/4 this October half term

Sat 19 Oct 2019
Enjoy Autumn with our range of outdoor 50 Things activities!

Children's Crafts- Autumn at Ickworth

Sat 19 Oct 2019
Celebrate the change of the season with our Autumnal themed crafts!

Planting Workshop

Sat 19 Oct 2019
Join Ickworth’s Assistant Head Gardener at our Planting workshop.

A celebration of Apples with the Living History Cooks

Wed 23 Oct 2019
Join our Living History cooks as they bring the kitchen to life baking 1930s dishes.

Gin Tasting with 'The Suffolk Distillery'

Sat 26 Oct 2019
Join us for gin tasting with The Suffolk Distillery, a local company from Glemsford, which provide a range of gins that celebrate the heritage of distillation artistry whilst embracing bold new flavours.

Eating and shopping


Places to stay


Our work

Two boys and a man about to go cycling

Construction of Ickworth's Multi-use trail 

Construction for Ickworth’s multi-use trail will be completed this year and launched in March 2020



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