Shugborough Estate

Important notice -

Due to the high winds forecast, the estate will close today at 1pm. We'll continue to monitor the storm so please check our website for tomorrow's opening times. Please note that the Lichfield Apartments & Explorers Wood will be closed all day today.

Rare survival of a complete estate, with all major buildings including mansion house, servants' quarters, working farm and walled garden

More about this place

Shugborough Estate

What's on

Ben Wigley combines photography with drawings and paintings

A Lost Paradise? 

‘A Lost Paradise?’ is a poetic, visual journey through Shugborough’s parkland, taking you back to the tumultuous night of the great flood of 1795.

Upcoming events

October Half-term

Sun 22 Oct 2017
10:30-16:30
Bring the whole family to celebrate the harvest this half-term. Explore the estate on our pumpkin trails and sample a seasonal recipe in one of our tea-rooms.

Explorers' Tales

Fri 27 Oct 2017
16:00-16:45
Discover the thrilling tale of George Anson's turbulent journey around the world.

Beginner's Photography Walk

Sat 04 Nov 2017
11:00-13:00
Join a volunteer expert guide and walk in the footsteps of famous 60's photographer, Patrick Lichfield.

Shugborough at Christmas

Sat 02 Dec 2017
11:00-15:00
Come and enjoy Shugborough at this special time of year, showing off its seasonal best inside and out, with spirit-lifting treats in the tea-room.

Springtime at Shugborough

Fri 30 Mar 2018
11:00-16:00
Make the most of the spring season with nature inspired activities and trails.
Shugborough Estate

Learning

Two children looking at bugs they have caught

A special place to learn 

Find about the growing variety of opportunities for schools to come and learn at Shugborough.

Shugborough Estate

Eating and shopping

Shugborough Estate

Our work

Shugborough Hall

The Shugborough Project 

Since taking over the property in 2016, we are continuously making improvements as we revive and reunify Shugborough Estate over the next 10 years.

Shugborough Estate

History

The capture of the Nuestra Senora de Covadonga, a 1756 painting by John Clevely

 

You can search or browse through almost 5,000 items in the collection at Shugborough online.

Shugborough Estate

Get involved

Visitors and volunteer in the Mansion at Shugborough

Volunteer at Shugborough 

Interested in volunteering? We’re looking for passionate and enthusiastic people to join our team at Shugborough.

Shugborough Estate

Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Shugborough Estate on the National Trust Collections website