Mottistone Gardens and Estate

Mottistone Gardens and Estate

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Mother and son playing in the Daffodils

Mother's Day on the Isle of Wight 

Start a new tradition this year, and take Mum somewhere different for Mother’s day. Whether you fancy afternoon tea taken with a spectacular view, or a family picnic out in the countryside, our places offer an alternative day out for you and your mum.

Upcoming events

Mother's Day at Mottistone Gardens

Sun 31 Mar 2019
This Mother's Day, why not treat mum to an afternoon tea surrounded by beautiful flowers in Mottistone Gardens?

Spring Trail

Sun 07 Apr 2019
Little explorers can make even more of their visit to Mottistone the Easter holiday by following our trail around the gardens.

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

Sun 21 Apr 2019
Find the clues hidden around the garden to solve the puzzle and claim your chocolate prize.

Guided Walk: Mottistone Common Wildlife and History

Mon 06 May 2019
A short guided walk to discover wildlife and ancient history across the Mottistone Estate.

Mottistone Manor House Open Days

Sun 26 May 2019
Open for only two days each year, this bank holiday weekend you can take the rare opportunity to see inside the family home that stands at the heart of the gardens.

50 things to do before you’re 11¾

Tue 28 May 2019
This half-term holiday we’ve got fun activities at Mottistone Gardens, so little ones can tick off some of their 50 things to do before you’re 11¾.
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The date stone over the entrance to Mottistone Manor showing the date of 1567

A short history of Mottistone Gardens and Manor

From medieval manorial site to natural disaster and consequent restoration, Mottistone gardens and manor have seen considerable change through the centuries. Discover more about the history of this ancient site.

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