Ightham Mote

Important notice -

We’re reopening the gardens and estate. You will need to book your visit in advance. Check What’s On for the latest information and to book. You will be turned away if you arrive without a booking. Carpark open 10am-5pm for pre-booked visitors only.

Outstanding 14th-century moated manor house

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Please book ahead before visiting

The gardens, estate and car park at Ightham Mote have now re-opened. Please book your tickets by 3.00pm the day ​before your visit. Members can book for free, while non-members will need to pay when booking. We'll be releasing ​tickets every Friday.​ Please note we’ll be turning people away who arrive and haven't booked. ​We're looking forward to welcoming you back.

Upcoming events

Timed entry to Ightham Mote (21 Sept - 27 Sept)

Sat 26 Sep 2020
Book your timed entry to visit Ightham Mote.

Timed entry to Ightham Mote (28 Sept - 4 Oct)

Mon 28 Sep 2020
Book your timed entry to visit Ightham Mote.
Ightham Mote


Ightham Mote


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.

Ightham Mote

Art and collections

Our collections

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