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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  • Everywhere was clean, this is a good place to visit to see how people lived and operated a large house and estate in the 1930's. There is a hotel in one wing of the building that we did not go into. T...  more »
  • We stayed in one of the holiday cottages on the estate for a few days and got to explore lots of the estate walks. All are worth the effort some wonderful countryside and views. Had a decent coffee an...  more »
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