Ightham Mote

Upcoming events

Summer holiday family fun

Sat 17 Aug 2019
Discover the trail around the garden and join our themed Thursdays including 50 things, Victorian family fun, teddy bear's picnic and games.

Bowls on the lawn

Sat 17 Aug 2019
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.

Bat Walk

Thu 22 Aug 2019
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.

House Keeping Day

Wed 18 Sep 2019
Find out more about how we look after the objects and collections in our care.

Ranger Roams

Wed 25 Sep 2019
Join the rangers for their series of themed guided walks on the Ightham Mote estate.

Apple and Orchard Day

Sat 28 Sep 2019
Celebrate the bounty from the garden of England with our apple and orchard day. With apple tasting and stalls.
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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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Our work

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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