Mottisfont

A romantic house and gallery set in beautiful riverside gardens

Mottisfont

Things to see and do

Upcoming events

Rex Whistler: more than murals exhibition

Thu 30 Mar 2017
11:00-17:00
A major exhibition exploring the talents of Rex Whistler, on display at the home of his final great artwork.

Cadbury Egg Hunt

Sat 08 Apr 2017
10:00-17:00
Complete nature-themed activities with your family and earn yourself a delicious chocolate prize.

Countryside Day

Sat 06 May 2017
10:00-17:00
A day of activities and adventure celebrating the great outdoors.

Discovering Britain: the Shell Heritage Art Collection exhibition

Sat 06 May 2017
11:00-17:00
Iconic images of the British landscape, commissioned by Shell for their highly successful advertising campaigns from the 1920s to the 1950s.

May half-term trail

Sat 27 May 2017
10:00-17:00
Pick up a family trail and explore Mottisfont's grounds, finding things to make and do.

Rose season

Thu 01 Jun 2017
10:00-17:00
The National Collection of old-fashioned roses flower just once a year, creating a glorious spectacle in our walled gardens.
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Eating and shopping

Trout tart and asparagus served at Mottisfont, Hampshire

Visit our cafés and shops 

Treat yourself to lunch or a tasty snack from one of our cafés while you visit. Whether you’re seeking a full meal or a light bite, we have a variety of different outlets to suit all cravings. Take a look at our shop and plant centre in the Welcome Centre to discover a great range of gifts, and browse for second-hand books in the Stables.

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Groups

A group having a laugh on a visit to Igthham Mote

Arrange a group visit 

Enjoy exploring the estate, take in our exhibitions, discover our gardens or simply admire the house: we'll ensure that your group has a great day out.

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Our work

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History

The Cellarium at Mottisfont, Hampshire

The history of Mottisfont 

From humble beginnings as a 13th Century priory to a grand country retreat for London's artistic elite, Mottisfont has a rich and varied past.