Explore acres of space, woodland, wildlife and a stunning architectural oddity with a story to match. See how one eccentric man’s passion for art, parties and Italy led to the creation of this remarkable house and its collection of paintings, portraits, furniture and treasures.
Let your imagination run riot as you stroll in one of England’s finest Italianate gardens and explore the intriguing Stumpery. Go wild and amble or ramble for miles and enjoy the beautiful woodland walks, family trails and cycle routes or children’s play area.
Dogs welcome (apart from Italianate Garden) and on leads where there is livestock.
Tours available and groups welcome – please contact us before you visit on 01284 735270.
Ickworth Lives – In the newly restored Servants’ basement discover what ‘upstairs downstairs’ life was really like on a country estate in the 1930s.
On Living History Days meet the Ickworth servants cooking in the kitchen, polishing and cleaning.
For additional information about admission, opening hours, access, facilities and learning opportunities, please visit the museum website.
Bury St Edmunds
Tel: 01284 735270