Monk's House

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

Monk's House

Our work


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

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

Upcoming events

Readings in the Garden

Sat 23 Sep 2017
Join Larry Yates for readings in the garden and hear some of Virginia's Woolf's most famous words in situ.

Woolf Walk: In the Footsteps of Virginia

Tue 26 Sep 2017
Step out into the great outdoors and follow in the footsteps of Virginia Woolf.

The Woolfs in Rodmell: A Village Tour

Thu 28 Sep 2017
Unlock the history of Rodmell, the village so loved by Leonard and Virginia.

Twilight Tour

Thu 05 Oct 2017
Ever wondered what Monk's House is like after the visitors have all gone home? Now is your chance to find out.

Garden Tour

Fri 06 Oct 2017
Join our garden research volunteer on a guided tour.

Apple Day

Sat 14 Oct 2017
Celebrating harvest time with apple pressing and games in Monk's House orchard.
Monk's House

Get involved

A volunteer gardener works on pruning

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.

Monk's House


a group visit

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.

Monk's House

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