Ightham Mote

Upcoming events

Behind the doors tours

Mon 22 Jul 2019
12:00-12:30
Discover the secret rooms used by the servants in the southeast part of the house.

Summer holiday family fun

Thu 25 Jul 2019
10:00-17:00
Discover the trail around the garden and join our themed Thursdays including 50 things, Victorian family fun, teddy bear's picnic and games.

Family Bat Walk

Thu 25 Jul 2019
20:00-22:00
Learn all about the species of bats living here at Ightham Mote on this evening walk, and keep a sharp eye out to spot them.

Music at the Mote with 'The Dial'

Sat 03 Aug 2019
19:00-22:30
Enjoy an evening of live music on the north lawn from Kent based band, 'The Dial' as they perform covers of classic rock, soul and dance.

Bat Walk

Thu 08 Aug 2019
20:00-22:00
Learn all about the species of bats living here at Ightham Mote on this evening walk, and keep a sharp eye out to spot them.

Bowls on the lawn

Fri 16 Aug 2019
10:30-16:00
Anyone for a short game of bowls? Have a taster session and a quick game on the lawn, depicted in the Singer-Sargent Game of Bowls painting.
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History

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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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Ightham Mote on the National Trust Collections website