Arlington Court and the National Trust Carriage Museum

Intriguing Regency house and impressive horse-drawn vehicles set in picturesque gardens

Arlington Court and the National Trust Carriage Museum

Things to see and do

Arlington Court and the National Trust Carriage Museum

What's on 

Coming soon

Upcoming events

Art at Arlington

Wed 29 Jun 2016
11:00-15:00
Two local artists will be exhibiting their work at Arlington. Deborah Hastings works with recycled fabrics to create beautiful textile pieces, whilst Diane Bailey uses nature as inspiration to create striking paintings.

Conservation in action

Thu 30 Jun 2016
13:00-15:00
Discover how our team care for the numerous items in our collections from miniature model ships, to stuffed birds and grand state coaches. See the tools they use and learn the techniques they've mastered, plus pick their brains about how to care...

'Happily ever after?' trail

Mon 04 Jul 2016
10:30-17:00
Explore the gardens and grounds at Arlington and uncover the hidden delights of traditional stories. Follow the clues to find inspiration to write your own story, and find knitted characters along the way to prompt your creativity.

Meet the gardener: a seasonal garden tour

Wed 06 Jul 2016
14:00-15:00
Join one of the Arlington gardeners for a look at the plant highlights for this month from the Victorian garden, kitchen garden and pleasure grounds.

Family ranger days

Mon 25 Jul 2016
11:00-15:00
Join our rangers on a fun day in the outdoors for families. Learn about the work they do and try your hand at picking up some skills, such as shelter building, cooking on a fire, tracking animals, hunting for bugs and more. 28 March - natural...

Drop-in family crafts

Fri 29 Jul 2016
12:00-16:00
Drop-in for some creative fun and bring your imagination. There will be different crafts taking place each day such as hand puppet decorating and making tablemats.
Arlington Court and the National Trust Carriage Museum

History

Uncovering the past

Delve deeper

Arlington Court and the National Trust Carriage Museum

Wildlife

A bat flying towards a branch

Discover our bats 

Arlington Court is home to a large colony of lesser horseshoe bats. Learn all about them here.

A group of Red Deer hind in the Arlington parkland

Wild deer on the Arlington estate 

Discover the red deer who thrive in Arlington's parkland and when's the best time to find them.

Arlington Court and the National Trust Carriage Museum

Get involved

A bookshop volunteer

Join in 

Read about the different volunteer roles we're recruiting for in 2016.

See how we keep Arlington alive

Arlington Court and the National Trust Carriage Museum

Learning

A group of school children helping with gardening tasks

A day of discovery 

With lots to discover at Arlington Court both inside and out, bring your school group for a fun filled day of learning.

Arlington Court and the National Trust Carriage Museum

Places to stay

The sitting room of Woolley Lodge, a holiday cottage on the Arlington estate

Holiday with us 

Enjoy a relaxing stay on the Arlington Estate in one of our holiday cottages.

Arlington Court and the National Trust Carriage Museum

Groups

The Antrobus travelling chariot at Arlington Court carriage museum

Bring a group to Arlington 

Find out what lies in wait for your group and book a visit