Knole

Important notice -

Admission tickets required to use the National Trust car park. Pre-book to guarantee entry. Members: book & park for free. Non-members: Additional £5 parking fee on arrival or use public car park (TN13 1LW) for parkland. Keep away from the deer.

Be part of a 400 year history of visiting Knole

Knole's West Front framed by a rainbow

What to expect from your visit to Knole

The National Trust car park is for admission ticket holders only. To use the car park please pre-book admission tickets for every person in your vehicle.

- Members: book admission tickets per person online to guarantee entry and park free of charge.

- Non-members: book admission tickets per person online and pay an additional £5 parking charge on arrival.

To book tickets, go to the 'What's On' section of the website or call 0344 249 1895

Knole Park is open to the general public and pedestrians can walk in for free. If you only wish to visit the park, public parking is available in nearby Sevenoaks Town Car Park (satnav TN13 1LW, free on Sundays and Bank Holidays).

The wild deer can be aggressive so take care - do not feed or touch the deer, walk away from them. Please take your litter home.

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What's on

Book your visit

Please book admission tickets for your planned arrival time to Knole.

Upcoming events

Peers & Pageantry: Celebrating The Queen's Platinum Jubilee

Sun 03 Jul 2022
11:00-16:00
Come and see coronets and costume from Knole's grand collection in celebration of The Queen's Platinum Jubilee.

Storytime in Knole's bookshop

Mon 04 Jul 2022
11:00-11:30
Have you got a little one under 5? Come and join us for storytime, Monday's at 11:00-11:30 during term time in the bookshop. Discover new stories (and some old favourites) you and your little one will love.

'That's Not My...'

Wed 06 Jul 2022
10:30-11:00
Join the 'That's Not My...' storyteller in the Orangery for a sensory experience for children aged 1-3 years old.

Summer flower workshop with Sian Johnson

Thu 07 Jul 2022
10:30-13:00
Create a summer flower arrangement for your home with award winning florist Sian Johnson.

Attic tours

Fri 08 Jul 2022
11:30-12:15
On this tour of Knole's often-forgotten attic spaces, our knowledgeable guides will reveal the stories behind centuries of graffiti, lost 17th century letters, witchmarks and a curiously sloped floor.

Knole Fawns - toddler group

Fri 15 Jul 2022
10:30-12:00
Come along and explore Knole, create crafts and play at Knole Fawns with your 2-5 year old.
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Things to see and do

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History

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Groups

A magnificent, luxurious bedroom with four-poster bed, hung with red and gold cloth, oak panelled walls, tapestries on the wall and parquet floor

Plan your group visit to Knole 

Find out all you need to know about a group visit of 15 or more people, and why groups need to pre-book. Pre-booked groups also get great benefits including reduced price admission, refreshments for the coach driver, free admission for the group leader and free parking for your coach.

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Learning

A group of school children dressed in school uniform stand gazing upwards at the ceiling in the Great Hall, a dark oak pannelled room with elaborate plaster ceiling

Learning with Knole 

Plan an educational visit to Knole and engage children and young adults in history, nature, conservation and their local environment. Assisted by our Children and Young People team, we've a variety of resources on offer to help you deliver an engaging learning experience.

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Now more than ever, we all need access to nature, fresh air and open spaces. Become a member today and you can explore more than 500 places. What's more, your membership will go towards looking after nature, beauty and history for generations to come.

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Art and collections

Our collections

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