Shugborough Estate

Important notice -

Parts of the garden and arboretum are closed due to flooding. Essex Gate will remain shut as the paths in this area are inaccessible.

A Staffordshire paradise: a rich blend of landscape, monuments, gardens and architecture, shaped by travel and adventure.

Shugborough Estate

Things to see and do

Shugborough Estate

What's on

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A family day out 

See what you can do with your family at Shugborough. Find out about our play area, upcoming activities, where you can pick up a bite to eat and more.

Upcoming events

Green February

Wed 26 Feb 2020
Find and share some easy-to-follow tips for going greener this February.

Wild Life

Sun 01 Mar 2020
See wildlife spring into action across the estate on our nature spotter trail.

Flower Arranging Workshop

Thu 19 Mar 2020
During this evening workshop you will learn how to form a stunning arrangement under the guidance of a professional florist, using seasonal flowers handpicked from the estate.

Flower Crown Workshop

Sat 21 Mar 2020
Harness some flower power and learn how to make a gorgeous flower crown. Perfect for yourself or as a gift!

The Big Tree Climb

Tue 07 Apr 2020
Get a bird's eye view of the estate with The Great Big Tree Climbing Company.

Have-a-go archery

Fri 10 Apr 2020
Try your hand at archery with a qualified instructor in the historic grounds of Shugborough Estate.
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A special place to learn 

Bring your school group to Shugborough and explore the estate and all its wonderful treasures.

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Eating and shopping

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Our work

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Places to stay

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Art and collections

Our collections

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