Care, protection and restoration

As a charity, we work hard to look after the Estate here at Shugborough. We are undergoing some important project work, as well as vital conservation. Find out more about what we are getting up to.

Cleaning the carpets at Shugborough

Care and conservation

Our team are hard at work to care and protect our collections

Conservator looking at Shugborough's horizontal wall painting with a torch

Bringing our paintings off the wall

Find out about our upcoming project to conserve the wall paintings in the Room of Imaginary Landscapes.

The red drawing room at Shugborough

Don't be alarmed

We have started a major conservation project to replace the fire alarm system in the Mansion.

A water colour image by Moses Griffiths of the Cascade and Pagoda at Shugborough

Exciting archaeological finds

We have recently conducted a large archaeological survey, which has unearthed some exciting discoveries

Information signpost at Shugborough

Project updates

The management of the Shugborough Estate has been transferred back to the National Trust, after being leased by Staffordshire County Council since 1966.