Attingham Park

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

Attingham Park

Things to see and do

A family visiting the Walled Garden at Attingham Park, Shropshire.

Start planning your next adventure 

Surrounded by acres of parkland, there’s plenty of space to stretch your legs, run wild or find that perfect spot to relax in. The Mansion tells the story of the Berwick family and how their fortunes rose and fell, while in the vast grounds there are miles of walks, an organic walled garden and plenty to explore in the Field of Play. Full of life and locally loved, there’s something new to see all year round. When will you plan your next adventure?

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What's on 

Children eating ice creams at Attingham Park

The big summer adventure at Attingham 

We’ve packed the summer holiday full of fun, mischief and adventure. Whether you're exploring the Field of Play, hopping on board a tractor and trailer safari, laughing along to open air family theatre or staying overnight at the Attingham Camp there's something for the whole family.

Upcoming events

I Spy - Busy Bee trail

Fri 20 Jul 2018
09:00-16:30
Help us celebrate 10 years of the Walled Garden restoration and the very important bee with a free busy bee trail based around our wonderful Walled Garden. Can you spot all 10 bees?

Attingham Run groups

Fri 20 Jul 2018
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.

'Create with Nature' with BMW i

Sat 21 Jul 2018
10:00-17:00
As part of BMW i’s partnership with the National Trust they are visiting with a pop-up experience called ‘Create with Nature’ and a chance to get up close to the BMW i3, BMW’s fully electric car.

Get Geocaching 2018

Wed 25 Jul 2018
10:30-16:00
Explore Attingham as you hunt for hidden geocaches around the grounds. Hire one of our devices to hunt out our geocaches and tick off number 49 on the list of 50 things to do before you're 11 ¾.

Exercise with Buggy Active Shrewsbury

Wed 25 Jul 2018
11:15-12:00
Join Buggy Active in beautiful Attingham Park for a 45min exercise class with your baby. Get fit , burn fat, strengthen and tone without the need for childcare. Suitable for all levels .

Race the Guilloche!

Fri 27 Jul 2018
14:00-15:00
There’s giant circles appearing all over the Field of Play. It’s a guilloche pattern taken from around the Mansion but more importantly; it’s a fantastic race track!
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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

Attingham's deer herd are descended from the orginal herd brought to Attingham by the second Lord Berwick in the 1700s

Wildlife to spot on your visit 

Fallow deer roam the deer park and have been doing so for over 200 years. Don't forget to bring your camera along to document your wildlife finds.

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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

Our collections

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