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Standen House and Garden

Arts and Crafts family home with Morris & Co. interiors, set in a beautiful hillside garden

West Hoathly Road, East Grinstead, West Sussex, RH19 4NE

The Courtyard at Standen West Sussex decorated for Christmas

Important notice

If you are joining us for Betwixtmass this weekend please download the app and trail before your arrival.

Planning your visit

The dining room at Standen decorated and ready for Christmas

Christmas at Standen 

Arts and Crafts style rooms are dressed with softly lit Christmas trees and decorations inspired by the Beale family's wishes for Christmas. During 'Twilight Lates' weekends in December, see the house atmospherically lit for Christmas. From 18th November see the Standen Christmas tree in the Courtyard and for families, don't miss our fun festive event - a theatrical, sound experience with Spun Glass Theatre.

Father Christmas in his woodland den with a fire burning in the grate and surrounded by natural decorations.

Events at Standen 

Stay up to date with all our events here at Standen including visits to Father Christmas, Christmas twilight openings, local choirs singing around the Christmas tree and the Sussex Guild selling exhibition.

Families doing a trail at Standen

Family-friendly things to do at Standen 

Find out the family-friendly things to do on a day out at Standen, from taking a walk in the woodland and building a den to seasonal trails to follow in the house and garden.

Visitors with two Jack Russell dogs at Flatford, Suffolk

Visiting Standen House and Garden with your dog 

Bring your dog for a walk at Standen and explore acres of woodland paths. Dogs are also welcome in the formal garden so you can explore more with your four-legged friend. Standen House and Garden is a two pawprint rated place. 

A group of visitors on a garden tour at Standen in West Sussex on a sunny summer day

Group visits and tours at Standen 

Standen is a great place to visit with a group. For a day to remember, enjoy a group discount, take a pre-booked tour to discover more, and stop off in the café and shop. To chat through your group visit please email or call 01342 323029.


Standen House and Garden map 

Take a look at the map of Standen House and Garden to help you plan your visit.

Visitors exploring the festive interiors in the Entrance Hall at Castle Ward, County Down


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