Arlington Court and the National Trust Carriage Museum

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

Arlington Court and the National Trust Carriage Museum

Things to see and do

Arlington Court and the National Trust Carriage Museum

What's on 

Discover our upcoming events and activities

Upcoming events

Nautical family trail

Sun 28 May 2017
10:30-16:00
Join in with this trail to learn more about the Chichester family and their nautical links from sailing to collecting model ships. Plus learn more about Sir Francis Chichester who single-handedly circumnavigated the globe fifty years ago.

Garden trail: Plants from around the world

Sun 28 May 2017
10:30-16:30
Look out for the information slates in the garden telling you about the different plants through the season.

Family ranger days

Mon 29 May 2017
11:00-15:00
A chance to get outdoors, maybe get mucky and pick up some new skills along the way.

Drop-in family crafts

Tue 30 May 2017
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.

Conservation in action

Thu 01 Jun 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...

Family garden fun

Fri 02 Jun 2017
13:30-15:00
Join a gardener to learn how we care for our gardens and create something special to take home from colourful garden palettes, to seeds to grow. A different activity each season.
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