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Ickworth Light Nights

Experience a garden that glows with our Light nights winter event.

Ickworth Light Nights
Start Date: 19 November 2021
Start Time: 4.30pm
End Date: 5 December 2021
End Time: 9.30pm (8.30pm on weekdays)

National Trust Ickworth, The Rotunda, Horringer, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP29 5QE

Across 17 winter nights, explore Ickworth’s Italianate garden that glows. Awaken your senses with a sound and light based trail capturing the magic of our gothic Victorian-esque Stumpery. The walk culminates with a beautiful light display on the iconic Rotunda.

Take part in some Christmas shopping in our Gift shop open every evening, and pick up some yummy festive treats and mulled wine from our West Wing Cafe.

Book your tickets at the website above!

Monday to Thursdays - 4.30pm - 8.30pm

Tickets (Weekdays):
Adults - £11
Child 5- 17 £9
Under 5s - FREE

Friday to Sundays - 4.30pm - 9.30pm 

Tickets (Weekends):
Adults - £12
Child 5- 17 £10
Under 5s - FREE

Due to the location of the event in our more formal gardens, dogs are not allowed to the event. Please note, your entry to the event is detailed on your ticket, for example, if your ticket time is 5:30pm - 5:50pm, you may enter the event at any point between those two times. Late entry is subject to the discretion of the team on the gate and is not guaranteed, there will be no early admission to this event. 

Normal admission charges do not apply for this event. However, should you arrive to the property before 3:30pm you will be asked to purchase a day ticket. The West Wing (Gift shop and Cafe) will close at 8.30pm on weekdays and 9.30pm at weekends. If you are on a later timeslot please visit the West Wing first to enjoy some festive bakes and late night shopping.

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