Ightham Mote

Upcoming events

My favourite item - Books

Sun 27 May 2018
Have you ever wondered what it takes to look after the objects in our care?

Half-Term family fun

Sun 27 May 2018
Using a compass, follow our Billy Goat Gruff trail and tick off one of your 50 things.

Dr Dolittle

Sat 02 Jun 2018
On a summer's evening there's nothing better than pulling up a chair, unpacking a picnic and settling down to live entertainment on the North Lawn at Ightham Mote.

Volunteering Open Morning

Sun 03 Jun 2018
Looking for your next adventure? Have you thought about volunteering at Ightham Mote?


Wed 06 Jun 2018
Join Bonhams specialists Robert Smith, Jacqueline Adams and Tim Squire-Sanders for a valuation day at Ightham Mote.

Father's Day Fun

Sun 17 Jun 2018
A fun day for all the family including fishing in the moat and beer tasting.
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Eating and shopping

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Looking from the courtyard, across the North Bridge

The owners of Ightham Mote

Who used to live here? Uncover the stories of some of the families who have lived here over the past 700 years including medieval knights, Tudor courtiers, high society Victorians and an American businessman.

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Our work

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Get involved

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Art and collections

Our collections

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