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

Festive natural decorations (including wreaths)

Sat 10 Dec 2016
10:30-15:00
Join us for a class in making decorations from materials in your garden. Learn the basics of how to construct wreaths and natural decorations. Leave a piece of your work at Arlington for us to display and take home a creation for your home. All...

Father Christmas

Sun 11 Dec 2016
12:00-15:00
Come to our festive grotto in the stables at the carriage museum and meet our traditional green Father Christmas. All good girls and boys will receive a present. Plus enjoy the festive decorations and be inspired to make your own.

Spring trail - birds

Sat 11 Feb 2017
10:30-16:00
Follow the trail through the grounds and learn about the birds who live at Arlington.

Family ranger days

Mon 13 Feb 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 14 Feb 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.

Family garden fun

Thu 16 Feb 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 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