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Smallhythe Place

Ellen Terry's early 16th-century house and cottage gardens

Smallhythe, Tenterden, Kent, TN30 7NG

Exterior of the 16th century house at Smallhythe Place with exterior timber beams and climbing red roses

Planning your visit

The stage and audience chairs at the 17th-century Barn Theatre at Smallhythe Place in Kent

Upcoming events 

Browse from our 2024 programme of live theatre performances, exclusive tours, talks and more.

The Terry Room at Smallhythe Place

The Ellen Terry museum at Smallhythe Place 

Step into the Ellen Terry Museum at Smallhythe Place, a creative haven dedicated to the late Victorian actress, curated by her daughter Edy Craig.

The newly restored Banqueting Dress from the 1888 production of 'Macbeth'

Theatrical Mementoes at Smallhythe Place 

From scripts and costumes to props, discover what theatrical treasures you can see at Smallhythe Place.

A close up of a dog and visitor

Visiting Smallhythe Place with your dog 

Smallhythe Place is a one pawprint rated place. Dogs are welcome around the grounds on leads. Here's some useful information to help you enjoy your walk.

Venue hire

A bride and groom on their wedding day in the garden at Mount Stewart, County Down

Weddings and venue hire at Smallhythe Place 

Hire the unique Barn Theatre venue in the Kent countryside for your weddings, events, and functions.

A young child and her mother bending down to look at flowers in the Sunken Garden in May at Castle Ward, County Down, Northern Ireland

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