Monk's House

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

More about this place

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

Recollections of a Gardener's Daughter

Thu 19 Oct 2017
Just what was Monk's House garden like in the days of the Woolfs?

Readings in the Garden

Sat 21 Oct 2017
Join Larry Yates for readings in the garden and hear some of Virginia's Woolf's most famous words in situ.

The Woolfs in Rodmell: A Village Tour

Thu 26 Oct 2017
Unlock the history of Rodmell, the village so loved by Leonard and Virginia.
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