Ightham Mote

Upcoming events

House Lates

Wed 19 Jun 2019
After-hours evening guided tours of the moated manor house and enjoy a glass of Pimms in the gardens.

East Surrey Sculptors Exhibition

Thu 20 Jun 2019
View the thought provoking sculptures in and around the house from animals to people. Materials include bronze, metal, copper, stone, resins, wood and ceramics. Commissions can be taken and sculptures are also for sale.

Behind the doors tours

Mon 24 Jun 2019
Discover the secret rooms used by the servants in the southeast part of the house.

Ranger Roams

Wed 26 Jun 2019
Join the rangers for their series of themed guided walks on the Ightham Mote estate.

Great Scone Bake

Fri 28 Jun 2019
To celebrate National Cream Tea Day, join us for a very special cream tea at the house when we'll be making, selling and scoffing scones to raise dough for the National Trust.

Gallyard Tudor Dancers

Sun 30 Jun 2019
Tudor dancing with the backdrop of the beautiful Ightham Mote, performed by the Gallyard Tudor Dancers.
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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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Art and collections

Our collections

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