Shaw's Corner

Important notice -

We're working hard to reopen many of our places where it is safe to do so. However, Shaw's Corner is currently closed.

Country home of playwright Bernard Shaw for 44 years

Upcoming events

Sorry, there are no upcoming events at this place.

Mrs Pat Campbell portrait

Pygmalion Exhibition 

Pygmalion is Bernard Shaw’s most famous play, delighting audiences for over a century. Visit our exhibition which explores the stories of love and betrayal that lay behind Shaw's most successful work.

Shaw's Corner

History

George Bernard Shaw's Nobel Prize

The history of the owner of Shaw's Corner 

Discover more about the life and work, family and friends of Nobel Prize winner George Bernard Shaw, one of literature’s most influential figures, on your visit to his former home.

Shaw's Corner

Get involved

Volunteer with visitors in Shaw's Corner kitchen

Join our team here 

Get involved with the Trust’s running of the house by joining our friendly team of volunteers. You could make new friends, pick up new skills and broaden your knowledge of the place.

Shaw's Corner

Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Shaw's Corner on the National Trust Collections website