Attingham Park

A side view of the Mansion with spring trees and cows in the foreground

An 18th-century mansion and estate shaped by a story of love and neglect

Attingham Park

Things to see and do

Family in the kitchen at Attingham Park

All you need to know for a visit to Attingham 

There’s lots to see and do at Attingham if you’re visiting for the first time or know us well, or whether you’re here for a short visit or to spend the whole day. Make the most of your visit to Attingham.

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What's on 

A pumpkin, part of a harvest display in the Walled Garden

Autumn half term happenings at Attingham Park 

Autumn fun with a Halloween twist happening at Attingham this October half term.

Upcoming events

Explore the River Tern with Shrewsbury Canoe Hire

Sun 22 Sep 2019
10:00-17:00
Canoe Attingham’s hidden gem; the beautiful River Tern. Suitable for all ages and experience levels, this is a unique opportunity to paddle back in time and experience the history of Attingham Park though the views from the river.

Store Stories: A behind the scenes tour

Sun 22 Sep 2019
10:30-12:00
Enjoy a rare opportunity to go behind the scenes in the Mansion. See the hidden treasures in the collection stores at Attingham, and meet the team carrying out some of the conservation work we do.

Harvest Crafts with Wild Craftist

Sun 22 Sep 2019
10:30-15:00
Come and make your very own seasonal pine cone creature on Sunday 22 September at Attingham Park. You can choose between making a Harvest Mouse or an Autumn Owl.

Historic Costumes - show and tell talk

Mon 23 Sep 2019
10:30-12:00
We’re lucky to have historical clothing belonging to Teresa, wife of Thomas’ 8th Lord Berwick in our collection. Join one of our experts as they talk you thorough some of her wardrobe.

Attingham run groups

Tue 24 Sep 2019
18:30-19:30
Join one of our three run groups on either Tuesday or Friday evening. Tuesday hosts our beginners and intermediate run groups and Friday our girls only group.

Grow Your Green Roots: Indoor Conservation in Action

Wed 25 Sep 2019
11:00-13:00
Pop in to the Mansion and see our friendly and dedicated conservation team at work as they care for our large and varied collection of historic objects including books, furniture and textiles.
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Eating and shopping

Inside the new Carriage House Cafe at Attingham Park

Eating at Attingham  

There's plenty of places to eat at Attingham, discover the perfect one for you.

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Wildlife

Outdoors at Attingham

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History

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Our work

The Melon House in the Walled Garden at Attingham, Shrewsbury

Attingham's Walled Garden Glasshouses appeal 

Melons? Grown in Shropshire? Are you sure? Find out how you can help save the features of Attingham's Walled Garden for future generations.

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Get involved

Woman in the background providing visitors in the Mansion with information

Volunteering  

Interested in volunteering? Join the team at Attingham Park and get stuck in with a variety of roles and help look after the house and estate.

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Learning

Work Experience at Attingham  

Find more out about our work experience opportunities and volunteering programmes for the Duke of Edinburgh Award.

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Art and collections

A photo of the painting Excavations at Pompeii by Jakob Philipp Hackert

A taste of Italy and Regency splendour in Shropshire 

Extravagent spending in the wild Regency age, financial ruin, and astute purchases with an Italian theme is the focus for Attingham's collection.

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Attingham Park on the National Trust Collections website