Shugborough Estate

Important notice -

Please note: The Lichfield Apartment will remain closed today (21/06/2018). We apologise for any inconvenience.

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

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

Beginner's Photography Walk

Sat 23 Jun 2018
11:00-12:30
Join a volunteer expert guide and walk in the footsteps of famous 60's photographer, Patrick Lichfield.

Introduction to Watercolour

Wed 11 Jul 2018
10:00-12:00
Take inspiration from the stunning dahlia display in the Walled Garden while being introduced to the basics of watercolour painting.

The Importance of Being Earnest

Thu 26 Jul 2018
19:00-21:00
Join The Pantaloons for a rib-tickling production of this much-loved comedy classic.

Bushcraft Day

Wed 01 Aug 2018
10:00-11:00
Give your young explorers the amazing opportunity to find out some of the incredible things they can do with the natural materials all around them.

Sense and Sensibility

Wed 08 Aug 2018
19:00-21:00
Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as Elinor and Marianne Dashwood make their first forays into the exciting world of Regency society.

Teen Bushcraft

Wed 15 Aug 2018
10:00-15:00
Sign up to an hour session with Wildlife Survival School for the opportunity to get your hands dirty and put some new bushcraft skills into practice.
Shugborough Estate

Learning

A bug hotel

A special place to learn 

Visit Shugborough with your group and discover the estate at your own pace with some self-lead learning

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Eating and shopping

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Our work

Information signpost at Shugborough

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

Wildlife

A brown long-eared bat

Shugborough's springtime wildlife 

See what exciting species come out to play in the springtime

Shugborough Estate

History

Dall paintings displayed in the dining room at Shugborough

An insight into our collection 

Learn about some of the key pieces in our collection

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.

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Get involved

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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