Ickworth, Horringer

4.1
Discover the earliest Italianate garden in England and one of the largest collections of ambassadorial silver in the National Trust. Ickworth boasts paintings by Velázquez, Titian, Poussin, and Claude Lorraine. Admire regency furniture, porcelain and experience 1930s domestic service in the servants' basement. Visit the Rotunda and locate the Victorian stumpery, one of the largest in the UK. Don’t miss the Ickworth Church, which houses a 15th-century painting of the Angel of the Annunciation. In spring enjoy rare daffodils and magnolias and watch hundreds of young lambs take their first steps. Stay on in the 27-bedroom hotel housed in the east wing. Check events in advance online. Use our Bury St. Edmunds day trip planning app to add Ickworth and other attractions to your Bury St. Edmunds vacation plans.
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  • First visit to Ickworth and as the house is closed still, we took the dogs for a day out. Covid precautions are in place and well executed as we have become to expect of the NT. Toilets open and...  more »
  • The staff here are doing a wonderful job during the coronavirus situation. The entrance is contactless, checking people in as we sit in our vehicle. Spacious, easy to distance, just a generally nice.....  more »

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