Collections in the Midlands

The places we look after across the region are home to huge collections of important art and interesting artefacts. From Tudor times to the present day you'll find fascinating items to stimulate and inspire.

Artist Bouke De Vries entering 'The Golden Box'

Croome's collection returns with a twist 

Innovative, imaginative and creative…some of the words to describe the artistic approach taken to the display of the returning historic collection at Croome.

En-suite bathroom at Packwood House, Warwickshire

Highlights of the collections at Packwood House 

There are lots of beautiful items in our extensive collection, including fine tapestries. Take a look at what you could admire on your visit to Packwood House.

The dining room at Stoneywell

The art of crafting a homely retreat 

Unique handcrafted furniture provides the scene for childhood adventure and imagination, telling family stories amid the nationally significant Arts and Crafts Movement.

Close up of the cut velvet shell bedhead

Hardwick's world-famous collections 

Discover the internationally renowned collection at Hardwick, including the famous Gideon tapestries, Noble Women embroideries and fine collections of painting and portraits.

The painted glass window on the Nursery landing at Wightwick Manor

Discover the manor and collections at Wightwick 

Explore a home full of Pre-Raphaelite art and William Morris interiors, lovingly collected by Sir Geoffrey and Rosalie, Lady Mander.

Delftware lid being cleaned at Gunby

Conserving the collections at Gunby Hall 

Our housekeeping team at Gunby Hall work hard to look after thousands of objects on display and in store. Take a look at how they preserve the collection.

Early Morning Light at Hanbury Hall

Discover something new at Hanbury Hall 

Make the most of your visit to the house with our list of must-see highlights.