Shaw's Corner

Important notice -

The house and gardens at Shaw's Corner are open on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. The house is open for Guided Experiences only, and you'll need to book your visit in advance.

Country home of playwright Bernard Shaw for 44 years

Shaw's Corner

What's on

Book your visit

The house at Shaw's Corner is open for guided experiences only, and you'll need to book your visit in advance. A visit to the garden is included in your guided experience, but we'll also be accepting walk-up visitors who just want to explore the gardens.

Shaw's Corner

Things to see and do

Shaw's Corner


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


Books at Shaw's Corner

Visit our Second-Hand Bookshop

Our Second-Hand Bookshop has reopened. For the safety of staff and visitors, social distancing measures are in place. It is through your purchases that we are able to continue looking after Shaw's Corner for everyone, for ever.

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