Ightham Mote

Ightham Mote

Things to see and do

Spring is here

Upcoming events

My Ightham Mote spring adventure

Sun 26 Mar 2017
10:00-16:30
Have fun in the countryside with our spring activity pack.

Queen of Ightham Mote exhibition

Sun 26 Mar 2017
11:00-16:30
'Queen of Ightham Mote - An American interlude: Queen Palmer, John Singer Sargent and their Circle'. The exhibition runs from Saturday 4 March - Saturday 23 December 2017.

Make Mum's day

Sun 26 Mar 2017
11:30-15:30
Make Mum feel special this Mothering Sunday.

Foundation pieced patchwork

Fri 31 Mar 2017
10:00-13:30
On this 2-part course, Sue and Annie introduce you to the art of foundation pieced patchwork where you will create a placemat using traditional techniques.

Easter Holiday family fun

Sat 01 Apr 2017
10:00-16:30
Keep the kids entertained during the holidays with our Spring Activity pack, craft activities and the chance to go wild in our natural play area.

National Garden Scheme Day

Sat 01 Apr 2017
10:00-17:00
We're pleased to be supporting the work of the National Garden Scheme again this year.
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Eating and shopping

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Groups

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History

Looking from the courtyard, across the North Bridge

Who would live in a place like this?

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

A lady, with a special brush, cleaning the grooves in the linen-fold panelling

Looking after the house and collections 

With 700 years of history to protect, our conservation team work hard to care for the house and collections. This work is usually carried out behind the scenes, to ensure your enjoy your visit.

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