Monk's House

Keith Pettit wood engraving example for a workshop at Monk's House, East Sussex.

Wood engraving workshop 

Immerse yourself in a creative two day workshop

Upcoming events

Garden Tour

Fri 26 Jul 2019
Join our garden research volunteer on a guided tour.

Paint into stitch: Virginia Woolf's garden

Wed 14 Aug 2019
Be inspired by this Bloomsbury house and garden and create your own piece of embroidery under the guidance of celebrated embroiderer and textile designer Caroline Zoob.

Bloomsbury needlepoint weekend

Wed 14 Aug 2019
Create your very own needlepoint designs inspired by this Bloomsbury setting with Emily Peacock.

Block print a tote bag

Fri 30 Aug 2019
Taking inspiration from the colourful surroundings of Monk's House to print your own tote bag using handmade printing blocks.
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Our work


Here's a little about us.....

Here's a little introduction to some of the many stories told at Monk's House.

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Get involved

Monks House Room guides outside Virginia Woolf's bedroom

Volunteer with us 

Find out about the kind of volunteering opportunities we have on offer, from gardening to guiding. Don't worry if you don't feel you have the skills required as full training will be provided.

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A group admiring flowers in the garden

Group Visits to Monk's House 

Why not get in touch and arrange a day out at Monk's House for your group. We can make sure you have the perfect day.

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Monk's House shop display of National Trust products.

Shopping at Monk's House 

Take away a memento of your visit from our unique little shop.

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Monk's House on the National Trust Collections website