Ightham Mote

Visiting with the family

Upcoming events

Summer holiday family fun

Sun 19 Aug 2018
With a natural play area, quizzes and trails, there's plenty to keep the family busy in the summer holidays.

Guided Bat Walks

Thu 23 Aug 2018
The perfect opportunity to come and meet Ightham Mote's bat population. Guided by our Ranger Team learn about the bats' habitat, food and the conservation challenges we face.

My favourite item - Furniture

Sat 01 Sep 2018
Have you ever wondered what it takes to look after the objects in our care?

Thursday evening openings & tours

Thu 06 Sep 2018
Enjoy a visit to Ightham Mote on a Thursday evening in September and take advantage of exclusive tours of the house and garden.

Conservation in Action - Wood

Wed 19 Sep 2018
Find out how the conservation team care for wooden items in our collection.

Volunteering Open Morning

Tue 25 Sep 2018
Looking for your next adventure? Have you thought about volunteering at Ightham Mote?
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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