Monk's House

Important notice -

Monk's House is now closed for the 2017 season. The property will re-open on 28 March 2018.

Leonard and Virginia Woolf's 17th-century country retreat

Monk's House

Our work

Looking after Monk's House

Upcoming events

Works by Woolf

Wed 28 Mar 2018
Join Larry Yates for readings in the garden and hear some of Virginia Woolf's most famous words in situ.

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

Fri 30 Mar 2018
Come and join in the Easter fun and earn a tasty reward!

Garden Tour

Fri 06 Apr 2018
Join our garden research volunteer on a guided tour.

Woolf Walks

Thu 12 Apr 2018
Step out into the great outdoors and follow in the footsteps of Virginia Woolf.

Twilight Tour

Thu 19 Apr 2018
Ever wondered what Monk's House is like after the visitors have all gone home? Now is your chance to find out.

The Woolfs in Rodmell: A Village Tour

Thu 26 Apr 2018
Unlock the history of Rodmell, the village so loved by Leonard and Virginia.
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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