Knightshayes

Important notice -

The parkland car park will be closed until 6 December due to maintenance works. Four Oaks play area is still open, and visitors are welcome to use the main car park but we ask that you don't park on the grass along the drive as this causes damage.

Discover Knightshayes, a country estate on a grand, gothic scale

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Things to see and do

Discovering Knightshayes' treasures

Exploring further afield

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What's on

Upcoming events

Christmas carvery lunches

Sun 04 Dec 2016
12:00-14:30
Enjoy one of our delicious Christmas carvery lunches in the stables café. Made using local produce, much of it grown in our very own Kitchen Garden and sourced from our tenant farmers, it's the perfect way to warm up and treat yourself after...

Father Christmas visits Knightshayes

Fri 09 Dec 2016
16:30-18:30
No Christmas is complete without a visit to Knightshayes to see Father Christmas and do some craft with one of his elves in his busy workshop. See the house decorated for a traditional Victorian Christmas, write a letter to the North Pole,...

Knightshayes by night

Fri 09 Dec 2016
16:30-19:00
Discover Knightshayes in a new light, as we illuminate the house and parts of the garden - bringing a bit of festive cheer to those long dark evenings.

Knightshayes carvery lunches

Sun 01 Jan 2017
12:00-14:30
Enjoy one of our delicious carvery lunches in the stables café. Made using local produce, much of it grown in our very own Kitchen Garden and sourced from our tenant farmers, it's the perfect way to warm up and treat yourself after exploring...

Half term havoc

Sat 11 Feb 2017
10:00-17:00
Get the kids out and about this half term as we host a range of different activities aimed to help kids tick of some of their 50 things to do before they're 11 3/4

Seed swap

Sat 04 Mar 2017
11:00-14:00
Help us keep the kitchen garden looking amazing and take home your very own piece by joining our annual seed swapping event. Support local and heritage fruit and veg varieties as we look to share and replenish our stock of seeds. Join us for the...
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Eating and shopping

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Learning

Two girls at Knightshayes investigating insects

Opportunities for schools and students 

The perfect outdoor classroom, join us at Knightshayes for workshops, learning sessions, self-led activities and more.

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Get involved

A volunteer room guide chatting with a visitor at Knightshayes

Become a volunteer 

Get involved and help the National Trust with its important and ongoing work at Knightshayes.

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Groups

A group of people getting off a coach at Knightshayes

Organise a group visit 

With a spectacular country estate to discover, Knightshayes is the perfect place for a group visit.

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History

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.

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Our work

squashes in the vegetable garden at Knightshayes

Autumn is in the air in the kitchen garden 

The season to savour with an abundance of rich colour and lots to harvest. Find out what happened in the kitchen garden throughout the past month.