Attingham Park

Important notice -

The parkland, Walled Garden, play field, and walks are open daily from 8am (except Christmas Day when the whole site is closed). The Mansion is closed until Friday 10 January when it reopens for winter tours from Friday to Sunday each week.

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

Attingham Park

Things to see and do

A side view of the Mansion in the winter sunshine

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 

Attingham Park night runners

Night Run at Attingham Park 

Night Run returns to Attingham for its fifth year on Saturday 29 February 2020. It’s time to don your head torch, snap those glow sticks and illuminate the night sky.

Upcoming events

Green Heart Woods as part of #ShowTheLove

Sun 19 Jan 2020
09:00-17:00
Enjoy a gentle stroll this spring and admire hundreds of green hearts created as part of the #ShowTheLove campaign. During February (weather dependent) this walk will also play host to thousands of snowdrops.

Mansion Winter Tours 2020

Sun 19 Jan 2020
11:00-11:45
The Mansion will only be open for exclusive tours on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 10 January to 9 February 2020

Deer feeding at 2.30pm

Sun 19 Jan 2020
14:30-15:00
** The time has changed this year from 2pm to 2.30pm** See the Attingham fallow deer herd up close as we feed them their winter rations.

Attingham Active Walkers - Step Out

Fri 31 Jan 2020
09:30-10:45
Explore Attingham's paths with this bi-weekly walking group which aims to get you active and stepping out.

Show the Love day

Sat 15 Feb 2020
11:00-15:00
Ever wondered how you and your family can #ShowTheLove you feel for our environment and climate? Come and find out as different local climate and nature focused organisations show you what they are passionate about and how you can make a difference.

Willow Nature Hearts with the Wild Craftist

Tue 18 Feb 2020
11:00-15:00
Come and join the Wild Craftist, to twist, bend and shape willow rods into a beautiful heart and show your love for nature. Suitable for all ages, with adult help needed for those under 7 .
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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