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.

Upton House and Gardens

Things to see and do

Upton House and Gardens

What's on 

Upcoming events

Give it a go art workshop - Fabric Valentine's Day cards

Thu 06 Feb 2020
In this 'give it a go' art workshop, local artist Lis Mann will show you how to create a unique card for your valentine using fabric

What a view - a short guided walk

Mon 10 Feb 2020
A beautiful, gentle, guided walk through the stunning countryside that surrounds Upton House and Gardens

Afternoon Tea Talk - White Gold: Upton's porcelain collection

Thu 13 Feb 2020
Discover why porcelain was known as ‘White Gold’ as we look at the Sevres pieces formerly owned by kings and empresses.

February Half Term Activities

Sat 15 Feb 2020
Explore our winter walk and join our Half Term activities at Upton! Take a closer look and see what wildlife you can discover.

Toddler Muddy Mondays - 6 weeks

Mon 24 Feb 2020
Get stuck into nature with Muddy Mondays this spring! Book your little one onto a unique learning experience with Upton's toddler forest school. Experience the outdoors, learn new skills and meet new friends in a safe and fun woodland environment.

Give it a go - DIY lampshade workshop

Thu 05 Mar 2020
Come and ‘give it a go’ at making your own drum lampshade to brighten any room in the house for spring.
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Eating and shopping

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Our work

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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