Opening Hours

Café, galleries and shop: Tuesday – Sunday 11am – 5pm

House: Tuesday – Sunday 12  – 5pm

Free, timed entry tickets to the House are available at the information desk on arrival or online here.

Last entry to the House is at 4.30pm

Access Information & Contact Us

Find access information here. 

+44 (0)1223 748 100


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13 July 2019, 1.30pm (30 mins)

Join Kettle’s Yard Director, Andrew Nairne, for a short introduction to the House. Hear more about Jim Ede, founder of Kettle’s Yard and find out more about the artists in our collection.

FREE, bookable on the day

To book, please go to the Castle Hill Open Day information desk, located outside St Giles’ Church on Castle Street, just across the road from Kettle’s Yard. Spaces are limited and allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.

This event is part of the Castle Hill Open Day programme. Please click here to see all events taking place on the day and for further information. 


The House is not fully accessible and this tour includes climbing the spiral staircase in the cottage as well as crossing several other stepped levels. The extension to the House is fully accessible and we are happy to accommodate all visitors wishing to join us on a guided tour. Please call 01223 748100 or email to to find out more.

Important information for your visit

Due to conservation and security reasons, no bags or large coats are allowed in the House.

Please note that the House is not fully wheelchair accessible. For access information please visit our access page online or call 01223 748100.

There is a virtual tour of the House available online here.

No food or drink are allowed in the House.

Photography is encouraged but we ask that you do not use flash. Commercial photography and filming is not allowed unless advance permission is given. Please get in touch to enquire about permissions, 01223 748100,