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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.

The Tempest

This August the Pantaloons are coming to Coughton Court with Shakespeare's 'The Tempest'.

Pack a picnic, bring the whole family and enjoy one of Shakespeare's most magical masterpieces.


Single Rose in bloom at Coughton Court, Warwickshire

Many roses in the Rose Labyrinth are still out . If you look carefully you will see the giant rose hips forming on some varieties There is also a mass of colour from the herbaceous plants there. Do come and experience them for yourself.

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Coughton at War

Coughton Court dining room transformed for our exhibition.

Coughton Court dining room transformed for our exhibition.

Our theme of the year is Coughton at War - conflicts which have shaped Coughton's history over 600 years. In the dining room come and tap your own Morse Code message or listen to the story on the old telephone.