Step inside the shop at Ightham

Whether you're after a souvenir of your visit; a treat for the home, garden, yourself or a friend, we always have an attractive range of ideas and temptations. Come in and see what you find...

Souvenir ideas in the shop


Don’t miss our exclusive range of Ightham Mote souvenirs to remind you of your visit. We have postcards to send to your friends and family, as well as our newly published souvenir guidebook. Did you like the wallpaper in the Drawing Room? It’s now available on mugs, coasters and trays. Find out what else we have available during your visit.

Jars of preserves

Gift ideas

We have some unusual gifts, to treat the ones you love. For those who love to accessorise, we have a selection of items you won't find on the high street. If that someone is more outdoor orientated, then check out our walking essentials. For the budding chefs, we've a range of cookbooks, and some foods to help inspire. Alternatively, if you're popping round to a friend for a meal, why not take an English Wine or local beer?

Plants for sale outside the shop

For your garden

We have gardener's essentials such as secateurs, tools and kneeling pads, as well as fun and quirky ornaments. There's always room for something extra in the garden, so from late Spring to early Autumn we have a good selection of garden plants for you to perfect your borders.

Pocket money ideas in the shop

Pocket money

For the children, we have we have items to suit any pocket money budget, along with books to keep them entertained and ideas to go wild and get them exploring the great outdoors.

Books for eating

Bookworms beware

Our selection of books has titles for all the family. There's a selection of stories, games and activity books for children, and the colouring for grown ups too. The cookery books have some yummy treats, but there's also some history, natural world and some books to make you laugh.

Second hand books on display in the shop

Second-hand books 

Peruse titles amongst the second-hand book sales, or even donate some unwanted books of your own. With every book you buy you help fund our conservation work and the on-going improvements to the garden and estate.

Thank you

Your help makes all the difference

With every penny you spend in the shop, you help conserve Ightham Mote for the future.