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.

'Morning Mist and Mellow Fruitfulness' by Nigel McCall © IGPOTY

International Garden Photographer of the Year 

While the garden prepares for spring, brighten up your winter with a visit to the International Garden Photographer of the Year Exhibition from 12 January - 21 March 2019. We'll be showcasing some of the very best amateur and professional garden photography from across the world in this dynamic display.