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Coughton Court is an imposing Tudor house set in beautiful gardens with a collection of Catholic treasures
Coughton Court has been home to the Throckmorton family for 600 years, this finest of Tudor houses stands testament to a family's courage in maintaining their beliefs. From a position of high favour to one of fear and oppression post-Reformation, the Throckmortons were leaders in a dangerous age, helping to bring about Catholic emancipation in the 19th century.
Explore this story of fascinating personalities through the 'family album' of portraits and Catholic treasures around the house. Coughton is still very much a family home with an intimate feel: the Throckmorton family live here, managing the stunning gardens which they have created.
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We are now setting up rooms for our theme of the year: Coughton at War - conflicts which have shaped Coughton's history over 600 years.
The dining room exhibition is now open with lots to see, hear and do. Come and tap your own Morse Code message or listen to the story on the old telephone.