Join us during the festive season for our celebration of Christmas past with our decorated house.
Mon 05 Dec 2016
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Join in with our carol singers in the atmospheric inner courtyard of the house.
Fri 09 Dec 2016
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Tuck into a full English breakfast followed by an informal guided walk across the Estate.
Mon 26 Dec 2016
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Sun 01 Jan 2017
Wrap up warm and explore the estate and tick off some of your 50 things to do before you're 11 3/4. Collect a pack from Visitor Reception, or download a copy from the website before you come.
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Wrap up warm and enjoy winter in the garden and on the estate.
Sat 11 Feb 2017
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Have fun in the countryside with our spring activity pack.
Sat 04 Mar 2017
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Come along and join in with the celebration of books and reading.
Make Mum feel special this Mothering Sunday.
Sun 26 Mar 2017
On this 2-part course, Sue and Annie introduce you to the art of foundation pieced patchwork where you will create a placemat using traditional techniques.
Fri 31 Mar 2017
Keep the kids entertained during the holidays with our Spring Activity pack, craft activities and the chance to go wild in our natural play area.
Sat 01 Apr 2017
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We're pleased to be supporting the work of the National Garden Scheme again this year.
I love you because...
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Get crafty with us by making your own dazzling beetle collage (suggested donation 50p).
Thu 06 Apr 2017
Join our volunteer guides for a seasonal estate walk.
Sun 09 Apr 2017
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Drop in and find out how to paint portraits from award winning artist John Wiltshire.
Thu 13 Apr 2017
The little Bunny, so white and furry, who was hopping round and round, has left behind a bunny trail, with puzzles and tasks abound.
Fri 14 Apr 2017
Experience the house as it comes alive to the sound of the Kent music ensemble performing a selection of music. Performing at 12:30pm - 1:30pm & 2pm-3pm
Tue 25 Apr 2017
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Take a walk around Ightham Mote estate with our Ranger
Thu 11 May 2017
Sign up with your faithful friend to take part in the Great British Dog Walk.
Sat 13 May 2017
Tick off #45 of your 50 things to do before you're 11 3/4 as you use a compass to follow Angelina and Henry on their camping trip in our garden trail. What adventures will they get up to, and what can you join them in?
Sat 27 May 2017
Pastime Historical dance perform dances through the ages.
Sun 28 May 2017
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Have fun in the countryside with our summer activity pack.
Mon 05 Jun 2017
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As part of our Queen of the Mote exhibition, learn more about painting portraits with artist John Wiltshire.
Sat 17 Jun 2017
Watch as a mystery unfolds in the Great Hall, before solving the crime over a 2-course dinner in the Mote Café.
A fun day for all the family including fishing in the moat and beer tasting.
Sun 18 Jun 2017
To dust, or not to dust... that is the question.
Tue 20 Jun 2017
Join Borough Green Bowls club as they play bowls on the north lawn. Find out how to the play the game and have a go yourself.
Fri 23 Jun 2017
It's time for the community to get together as we host the local village fete.
Sat 15 Jul 2017
"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."
With a natural play area, quizzes and trails, there's plenty to keep the family busy in the summer holidays.
Sat 22 Jul 2017
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Sit back and relax or dance the night away with live music from Masterclass - a professional 3 piece band who perform rock 'n' roll, pop, jazz or funk music from the 50s and 60s to present day.
Bring the children and enjoy a medieval day out at Ightham Mote with medieval themed quizzes and games in the house and gardens.
Thu 27 Jul 2017
How many of the 50 things can you complete in one day?
Thu 03 Aug 2017
Come along for our fun day with a focus on stargazing.
Thu 10 Aug 2017
A day filled with bowls on the lawn, art activities, trails and quizzes.
Thu 17 Aug 2017
Bring your cuddly friend to help you hunt for bears in the house and join in the other activities.
Thu 24 Aug 2017
The school holidays are coming to a close, but not yet...
Thu 31 Aug 2017
Have fun in the countryside with our autumn activity pack.
Mon 04 Sep 2017
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Celebrate the bounty of the Garden of England with our annual apple and orchard event. With apple tasting and stalls.
Sat 30 Sep 2017
Keep the family entertained this October half-term with our Hallowe'en spider trail around the garden.
Sat 21 Oct 2017
Come and see this spooky one women show inspired by Henry James' Turn of the Screw, performed by Kate Glassock.
Join us to get creative as we make spooky spiders for Hallowe'en.
Thu 26 Oct 2017
Have fun in the countryside with our winter activity pack.
Wed 01 Nov 2017
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Sat 09 Dec 2017