• Event dates
    14 Mar - 29 Mar
  • Opening times
    11:00 – 16:00
  • House open
  • House Opening Times

Lambing weekends

Bring your little ones to see our little ones...

The best sight of Spring has to be newborn lambs!  We begin our lambing in March and on our lambing days, you will see new-born lambs and young lambs at the lambing yard in our Tudor Stables — as well as older lambs out in the paddocks.  You might even see a lamb being born!

This is also a lovely time to visit Kentwell's Gardens.  The shrubbery and back wood are carpeted with snowdrops, aconites, primroses and violets and swathes of daffodils begin to flower on the front lawns and the moat banks.   This is the time of year when the gardens begin to come back to life, with green shoots and spring flowers all beginning to emerge.  The Courtyard's bedding plants and spring bulbs and the early fruit blossom in the Walled Garden are welcome harbingers of better weather to come!

The facilities

A perfect family day out

House, gardens & farm

On the day, the house opening info will be as shown in the event details, above. You can also enjoy your time in the colourful gardens and meet the animals on the farm.

Food & drink

The Stableyard tearoom will be serving our seasonal homemade menu sourced mainly from the gardens with meat from the farm. We also have a tasty range of cakes and biscuits to tempt you!

If you fancy your own food, there is a picnic site by the main gates with a marvellous view of the house; however, we do not allow picnics inside the gardens.

Be prepared

Before you come...

The weather

All of our activities will go on, whatever the weather and your visit can certainly fill a rewarding whole day — Please dress appropriately.


The majority of the estate is fully wheelchair accessible in good weather but feel free to call us to discuss your needs.

Guide dogs only

No dogs, except guide dogs, are permitted within the grounds — sorry!

Tickets & prices

Get your tickets online & save

Online tickets must be booked before 9:00am of the day of your visit — but you can nearly always buy tickets on the day at the gate. You'll be able to choose dates and use your season ticket discounts during checkout.

Online On the day
Child under 5 yrs FREE FREE
Child 5-15 yrs £4.75 £6.75
Adult £8.75 £10.75
Senior over 64 yrs £7.95 £9.95
Family of 2 adults & 2 children £25.00 £33.00
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