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Changing faces of Knole: An archaeological walk

To celebrate the Festival of Archaeology, join a guided walk and discover the stories that archaeology can reveal about the fascinating history of the parkland at Knole.

  • Booking essential
  • Admission applies

Guides will lead a walk in the parkland, where you can discover what the landscape can tell us about how people have used and enjoyed the park for thousands of years. You will also hear about how recent archaeological projects, such as the unearthing of the ice house, have shaped our understanding of Knole, The walk is approximately 1.2 miles in length.

Normal admission applies. As well as a ticket for this walk, you will also need a minimum of an Outdoor and Tower ticket. Admission is charged per person. Car parking is included in normal admission. Admission is free for National Trust members but should still be pre-booked.

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Prices

Event prices

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£7.50
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The basics

Booking details

Call 0344 249 1895

Suitability

Suitable for children aged 12+.

Meeting point

Please meet in Stone Court at 11.20am to start the walk promptly at 11.30am.

What to bring and wear

Please dress for the outdoors and wear suitable footwear.

Accessibility

The paths are relatively flat but this walk will go off paths so is unsuitable for buggies or wheelchairs.

Other

Normal admission applies. As well as a ticket for this walk, you will also need a minimum of an Outdoor and Tower ticket. Admission is charged per person. Car parking is included in normal admission. Admission is free for National Trust members but should still be pre-booked.

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