Upcoming exhibitions at Sissinghurst Castle Garden

A brand new season of inspiring exhibitions and exclusive displays kicks off at Sissinghurst Castle Garden this autumn

Radclyffe Hall by Howard Coster, 1932

Speak Its Name!  

In partnership with the National Portrait Gallery, London, the exhibition presents portraits which include Vita's lovers Violet Trefusis and Virginia Woolf. This display is based on Speak Its Name! - a new book of moving and inspirational quotations by and about prominent LGBT people. Runs 9 September to 29 October.

Bagpuss, as part of the Bagpuss, Clangers & Co display

Clangers, Bagpuss and Co

Organised by the V&A Museum of Childhood, come and meet Bagpuss, see the Soup Dragon and behold Noggin the Nog. Displays go behind-the-scenes of these celebrated family favourites, created by Oliver Postgate and Peter Firmin. See original puppets, sets, unseen episodes and learn more about stop-motion animation. Open 11 November to 4 February. Come back soon to find out more.

An image by Cathy Cooper from the International Garden Photographer of the Year

International Garden Photographer of the Year 

Images from the prestigious competition bring the outdoors in this winter, enjoy some of the best garden, plant and landscape photography from across the globe. Open 17 February to 13 April 2018.