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

Garden trail: Plants from around the world

Wed 26 Apr 2017
10:30-16:30
Look out for the information slates in the garden telling you about the different plants through the season.

Meet the gardener: a seasonal garden tour

Wed 03 May 2017
14:00-14:45
Join one of the Arlington gardeners for a look at the plant highlights for this month from the Victorian garden, kitchen garden and pleasure grounds.

Parkinson's UK walk

Sun 07 May 2017
11:00-15:00
At beautiful Arlington Court, you have 2 routes to choose from - a 1.75 mile route around the lake and through monkey puzzle avenue, or a challenging 5 mile route through ancient woodland and Tucker's Bridge. There is one very steep climb on...

Garden talk or demonstration: The cut flower patch

Thu 18 May 2017
14:00-15:00
A chance to find out more as you join one of Arlington's gardeners; talk or demonstration about specific areas from the Victorian or walled garden.

Nautical family trail

Sat 27 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.

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.
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