School visits to Ightham Mote

Children identifying mini beasts

Book on to an inspiring tailored workshop, led by friendly experienced guides who work exclusively in Ightham Mote's learning team. Discovery sessions are age appropriate with a range of cross curricular links and can achieve multiple learning outcomes.

Discovery sessions are available between March - October; make sure you book as early as possible to avoid disappointment, as these workshops are very popular. School groups are also welcome on self guided visits and can be provided house tours.

Discovery sessions - gardens and estate

Discovery sessions - house and gardens

" Ightham Mote is one of those few places in England, which simply sings with time. Within its walls, a single life is only a brief thing, and a whole century is little more than a pause."
- Dr Ian Mortimer, author of the Time Travellers history series

The learning team at Ightham Mote offer a tailor made experience with hands on workshops to schools that book in on the educational Discover Sessions.  Bring your school group to explore the bespoke learning opportunities this special place has to offer. Ightham Mote has over 700 years of history, set within a 546 acre estate, providing a beautiful and inspiring place to learn.

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Book your visit today

All school visits need to be booked in advance, plan your visit today.

Our workshop sessions run in term time from March to October. To book your Discovery Session, self-led visit, or to arrange a free familiarisation and planning visit, please contact our learning team on 01732 810378 ext.103 or email ighthammoteeducation@nationaltrust.org.uk to discuss your requirements.