Arlington Court and the National Trust Carriage Museum

Intriguing Regency house and impressive collection of horse-drawn vehicles, set in a picturesque garden

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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

Conservation in action

Thu 19 Oct 2017
13:00-15:00
Discover how the team care for the items in the collections, from miniature model ships, to stuffed birds and grand state coaches. See the tools used and learn the techniques they've mastered and find out tips on how to care for your own precious...

Haunting Hallowe'en Trail

Sat 21 Oct 2017
10:30-16:00
Take part in our haunting Hallowe'en trail around the grounds at Arlington Court. Find clues to claim your spooky prize! £1 per trail.

Celebrating the harvest

Sat 21 Oct 2017
11:00-15:00
Enjoy the best of the season with a magnificent display of crops from the kitchen garden, recipe suggestions, hints for storage and family activities.

A Nightmare at Arlington (night run)

Sat 21 Oct 2017
18:00-23:00
Join North Devon Road Runners as they host their first ever night run in North Devon. Tackle the 5K of fear or 10K of terror through the estate at night lit only by your head torch. A warming chilli can be pre-booked for the end of your ordeal.

Rag rug drop-in workshops

Mon 23 Oct 2017
11:00-15:00
Local artist Deborah Hastings will be showing how to make beautiful creations from recycled scraps of material. Find out the basics for free, or make one of her fun designs to take home such as a Clovelly lobster or red squirrel (£3 each - cash...

Hallowe'en crafts

Tue 24 Oct 2017
12:00-16:00
Bring along your imagination and make some spooky Hallowe'en crafts. Be inspired by bats, wizards, witches, ghosts, skeletons and more. Crafts are different on each day.
Arlington Court and the National Trust Carriage Museum

History 

Historic photo of Arlington showing a loggia in the mid-nineteenth century

Bringing the past to life 

Over 600 years of family history and more than 5000 collection items to care for, enough to keep anyone busy.

Arlington Court and the National Trust Carriage Museum

Wildlife

Arlington Court and the National Trust Carriage Museum

Get involved

Volunteer polishing silverware

Join in 

Read about the different volunteer roles we're recruiting for in 2017.

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

Arlington Court and the National Trust Carriage Museum

Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Arlington Court and the National Trust Carriage Museum on the National Trust Collections website