February half-term at Ightham Mote

Children playing in the rain outside at Ightham Mote, Kent

This article is for our 2020 events, check back here later in the year for our 2021 events. Wrap up warm and become a nature detective by exploring the garden and estate at Ightham Mote.

Saturday 15 to Sunday 23 February 2020

As you explore the garden, look for 10 panels which highlight different animal homes. Look closely, can you discover which animal is hiding?

Normal admission applies. (Please note: the house is closed until Saturday 29 February).


50 Things to do before you’re 11¾

Winter is a great time to go welly wandering, which is No.6 of our 50 things. But what else might you be able to tick off? Our garden and estate map has some ideas,

Check out the complete list here and start exploring!


Facilities at Ightham Mote

  • Toilets - located beside the cafe, and also beside the shop (near the house), unisex changing facilities in both locations, steps to helps children reach the sinks.
  • Cafe - high chairs, lunchboxes.
  • Shop - pocket money toys.
  • Garden - explorer map, natural play area.