Ightham Mote | Day Out With The Kids

Ightham Mote

Sevenoaks, Kent, England

  • An overview of Ightham Mote on a sunny day
  • A child and her grandmother take part in the activities at Ightham Mote in Sevenoaks
  • Overview of the beautiful countryside surrounding Ightham Mote

Attraction Information

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Ages: 4+

Venue type: Indoor and Outdoor

Feel like lords and ladies at the majestic 14th century Ightham Mote, Kent. Explore a piece of local history and take a step back 600 years into the past.

Kids will love the moat surrounding the house. It’ll send their imaginations wild as they think of keeping dragons, knights and all sorts of magical intruders away from their prized castle. When you enter the house you’ll discover fascinating true stories about this important location. We’re sure you’ll learn something fascinating as well as the kids!

Owners of the house range from knights, Tudors, Victorians and an American businessman. This stunning house has plenty of stories to tell, and the experts on hand will be more than willing to tell you about the house’s curious past. It’s time for your family to uncover the secrets of Ightham Mote...

  • Visit a house with a moat!
  • Plenty of fascinating stories to be told
  • Former home to knights, Tudors, Victorians and... an American businessman?


  • Restaurant Restaurant Onsite
  • Toilets Toilets Available
  • Baby Baby Changing Available
  • Disabled Disabled Toilets Available
  • Wheelchair Wheelchair Friendly
  • Pushchair Pushchair Friendly
  • Parking Parking Available On-site

Getting There and Contact Information


Mote Road, Ivy Hatch, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN15 0NT, England


Click here to visit Ightham Mote's website
01732 810378

Standard Opening Times and Pricing

Opening hours

Please see website for opening times.


Prices vary throughout the seasons so head on over to their website for details.

More Information

Pets allowed

Assistance/Guide dogs only.