Knightshayes

A shot of Knightshayes' exterior, with Christmas lights at dusk

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Christmas at Knightshayes

Thu 14 Dec 2017
10:00-17:00
No Christmas is complete without a touch of the Knightshayes festive magic.

Knightshayes by Night

Fri 15 Dec 2017
17:00-19:00
From twinkling fairy lights to shimmering water; discover a hidden world swathed in colour as we bring to life one of the finest garden in the south west, with music and magic. Enjoy a warm welcome at the house, glowing from within under the...

Father Christmas visits Knightshayes

Sat 16 Dec 2017
11:00-18:30
No child is truly ready for Christmas until they have met with the jolly man himself. Father Christmas will be visiting Knightshayes in the run up to the big day, and will be handing presents in the library to the very best behaved boys and girls...

Christmas carvery lunches

Sun 17 Dec 2017
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...

Carvery Lunches

Sun 31 Dec 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 10 Feb 2018
10:00-16:00
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
Sparkling frosty parkland in the winter at Knightshayes

Getting out and about at Knightshayes this January 

It's the new year, and the perfect chance to get outdoors and blow the cobwebs away, explore with the dog or keep the little ones energised. Here's some great things on offer at Knightshayes this January.

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Eating and shopping

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Learning

Measuring trees in Knole Park to discover their age

Special opportunities for learning at Knightshayes 

The perfect outdoor classroom, join us at Knightshayes for workshops, learning sessions, self-led activities and more. Bring your school or youth group for a special one-off experience.

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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

Woodchips

Chipping away at our environmental impact  

Exciting progress is underway at Knightshayes, as we start work on the Biomass Project. If you’ve visited recently you may have seen lots of activity going on, including the creation of a new compound at the very top of the main car park. Read on to find out more about what's going on.

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Art and collections

Our collections

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