Bugborough family muck in days

A bug hotel

Bring the whole family to muck in and build a bug hotel.

Join the ranger team at Shugborough and help us build the best Bugborough ever!

Take part in one of our family muck-in days to help design and create a home for creatures of all shapes and sizes. The day includes a session led by our rangers, who'll share their knowledge on the estate's wildlife and their habitats, as well as a prepared packed lunch.

Muck in days will take place 6, 16 and 25 August from 10:30 - 14:30.

£7 Adults and £5 children with lunch provided.

Booking is essential, normal admission applies.

Scroll down to our events page to book your space.

A closer look
Child bug hunting

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.