Important notice -

We’re working hard to reopen many of our places where it is safe to do so, however Knightshayes is closed.

Discover Knightshayes - a great post-war garden, 19th-century parkland and grand Gothic Revival architecture by Victorian visionary William Burges.

Discovering Knightshayes' treasures


What's on

A Christmas fair

Christmas gift, craft and food fair - Stall holder booking applications now open 

Knightshayes' popular Christmas fair will be returning this November and we're now inviting booking applications from local businesses. So if you make the most delicious food, beautiful crafts or something else unique then get in touch.

Upcoming events

Sorry, there are no upcoming events at this place.



Two girls at Knightshayes investigating insects

Special opportunities for learning at Knightshayes 

We are currently not able to offer any learning sessions. Click here to find out what we can offer once we are open again.


Our work

Gardeners harvesting crops in the walled kitchen garden at Knightshayes

Find out more about the exotic veg being grown in the kitchen garden 

The team in the Knightshayes kitchen garden are an enthusiastic bunch who are keen to try and grow new things alongside maintaining the heritage of this special garden. Like the Victorian gardeners who tried to grow exotic fruit and veg, the team work hard to maintain heritage varieties and try new things.


Eating and shopping



View of Knightshayes house at dusk from the south gardens

A rich and varied history 

Discover more about this stunning Victorian manor house and delve into over 200 years of history.


Art and collections

Our collections

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