Shugborough Estate

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

Shugborough Estate

Things to see and do

Shugborough Estate

Eating and shopping

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

Our work

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

Go Canoeing!

Sat 27 May 2017
10:30-11:30
Take a turn on the man-made river behind the Mansion in a canoe to see the gardens from a new perspective.

Have-a-go archery

Thu 01 Jun 2017
11:00-16:00
Try your hand at archery with a qualified instructor in the historic grounds of Shugborough Estate.

Orienteering with Entrust

Fri 02 Jun 2017
11:00-15:00
Find your way around the estate with special orienteering maps and the help of Entrust Outdoors.

Secret Garden - Heartbreak Productions Outdoor Theatre

Sun 09 Jul 2017
17:30-19:30
A classic tale revealing all that is good about friendship to add a touch of magic to your summer.

The Big Tree Climb

Thu 31 Aug 2017
10:00-11:00
Got a head for heights? Come tree climbing to tick off number 1 of the 50 Things To Do Before You're 11 ¾ this Easter.
Shugborough Estate

Wildlife

A view of the pigstys at Shugborough's Home Farm

Park Farm 

Park Farm is an important part of the complete working estate at Shugborough Estate, so will continue to be a feature now that the estate has been handed back to the National Trust.

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.