Attingham Park

Important notice -

Our Brewhouse building is undergoing repair and refurbishment work. The toilets and Changing Place within the building remain closed until work can be completed (other toilets on site open).

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

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Things to see and do

A peacock buttefly at Attingham Park

Plan your visit 

Grow Your Green Roots and discover nature, wildlife, the landscape, and beautiful views and parkland at Attingham this spring. Explore Attingham where you'll be surrounded by acres of parkland with 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 have your next adventure?

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What's on 

Legs of a child wearing bright red wellies with white stars

Have fun this February half term  

No matter what the weather might bring, join us for a week full of fun at Attingham this February half term!

Upcoming events

Lantern making with Wild Craftist

Tue 19 Feb 2019
10:00-11:00
Chase away the dark nights with a candle lit lantern you have made yourself with Wild Craftist. Over the February half term join one of our lantern making workshops as we build up to our annual evening lantern procession on Saturday 23 February.

Get Geocaching in February Half Term

Wed 20 Feb 2019
10:00-12:00
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.

Location Change - Illuminating Ideas – Lantern Making Workshop at the Hive.

Wed 20 Feb 2019
10:30-11:30
This event has now moved to the Historic Stalls in the Attingham stable yard as a drop in session. Joint a team from Attingham Park and the National Trust as part of the DarwIN Festival by creating a mini paper lantern lit with a LED tea light.

Illuminating Ideas - drop in Lantern Making Workshop

Wed 20 Feb 2019
11:00-13:30
Join the Attingham team in the historic North Stalls to chase away the dark nights and illuminate some new ideas by creating a wax paper lantern lit complete with a LED tea light in this drop in session.

Deer feeding

Sat 23 Feb 2019
14:00-14:30
See the Attingham fallow deer herd up close as we feed them their winter rations.

Illuminating Ideas - Lantern Lit Procession at Attingham.

Sat 23 Feb 2019
18:30-20:30
Bring your lantern (make your own over February half term at our lantern making workshops at Attingham or as part of the Shrewsbury Darwin Festival) and join our lantern procession through the Attingham woodland at night.
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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