Ightham Mote

Visiting with the family

Upcoming events

Queen Palmer's Court - Theatre, Dinner & Talk

Fri 29 Jun 2018
Join us for a theatrical treat, written and produced by RSC actor, Nicholas Day. Follow this with a talk by Nicholas and a themed dinner in the Mote Café.

My favourite item - Textiles

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

Volunteering Open Morning

Mon 02 Jul 2018
Looking for your next adventure? Have you thought about volunteering at Ightham Mote?

Ightham and District Gardener's Club summer show

Sat 14 Jul 2018
"How many kinds of sweet flowers grow, in an English country garden. [Now come along and see some on show], those we miss you'll surely pardon."

Conservation in Action - Textiles

Wed 18 Jul 2018
Find out how the conservation team care for the textiles in our collection.

Saturday Night is Music Night

Sat 21 Jul 2018
Sit back and relax or dance the night away with live music from the 60s, 70s and 80s performed by Masterclass - a professional 3 piece band.
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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