Opening Hours

House, galleries, café and shop: Wednesday – Sunday 11am – 5pm

Free, timed entry tickets to the House and galleries are available here.

Last entry to the House is at 4.20pm

Access Information & Contact Us

Find access information here. 

+44 (0)1223 748 100


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Garden Kitchen at Kettle’s Yard

Please note that the café will be closed between 14 – 15 October and 21 – 22 October whilst we install our next exhibition. They will be open as normal 16 – 18 October, and from 23 October.

Please note that until further notice the café will only be taking card payments. You will be able to take food away or eat at one of the tables outside in the courtyard, Northampton Green or in the garden. There will also be a limited number of tables inside Kettle’s Yard.

You can book a table here.

The Kettle’s Yard café is managed by The Garden Kitchen.

Catch up with friends, take a break and enjoy delicious food and drink.

Opening hours:

Monday: Closed
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: 11am – 5pm
Thursday: 11am – 5pm
Friday: 11am – 5pm
Saturday: 11am – 5pm
Sunday: 11am – 5pm

Find out what we’re doing to keep your visit safe here.

The menu at Garden Kitchen changes daily.

Every day we offer a selection of pastries, cakes and baked goods. Expect to find our chocolate brownies, carrot cakes, fruit cakes and ginger cake together with some delicious non gluten recipes like our chocolate Caprese cake and our vegan date flapjack. Afternoon Tea is also available to book at the weekends.

Our savoury offerings include mixed salads, the famous Garden Kitchen sausage rolls, sandwiches and often a slice or hot food offer. 

Vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options are offered. Please advise our café staff if you have any allergies.

Student Discount

Students get 15% off food and drink at Garden Kitchen café at Kettle’s Yard. We will need to see valid student ID for the discount to be added. This offer excludes alcohol.

Students can also get two cakes and two hot drinks for £10 with us at Kettle’s Yard between 3-5pm on weekdays.

Christmas Opening Hours

Please note Kettle’s Yard will be closed between 21 December – 1 January.