Upton House and Gardens

Come and see how Lord & Lady Bearsted made Upton House and Gardens the perfect country retreat for their family in the 1930s. You can also discover Lord Bearsted's famous art collection including works by Bosch, Stubbs and Canaletto.

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Things to see and do

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What's on 

Upcoming events

Nature's Champions

Tue 22 Oct 2019
11:00-16:00
Get face to face with champions of the natural world in a new exhibition opening at Upton House and Gardens in partnership with the National Portrait Gallery.

Autumn half term activities

Sat 26 Oct 2019
11:00-16:00
Come and collect a spotter sheet from reception and see how many signs of Autumn you can find around the grounds.

Autumn foraging

Wed 30 Oct 2019
12:00-15:00
Search for signs of autumn and learn what to do with autumn fruits and leaves

Give it a go - festive fascinators

Thu 07 Nov 2019
10:00-13:00
Join local milliner Lucy Bowler and have a go at making your own fabulous festive fascinator.

Afternoon tea talk - Upton's painted landscapes

Thu 14 Nov 2019
14:00-15:30
Look beyond the portraits and figures dominating Upton’s painting collection, and become acquainted with the landscapes within some of some of Lord Bearsted’s most well-known paintings.

Stir up Sunday 2019

Sun 24 Nov 2019
12:00-16:00
Join in the traditional activity of 'stirring up' the Upton Christmas pudding, take away a piece of the pudding to enjoy on Christmas day.
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Eating and shopping

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Our work

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Groups

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History

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Places to stay

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Upton House and Gardens on the National Trust Collections website