Enjoy your summer at Shugborough

This summer, Shugborough has a variety of offers for you to enjoy the sun with your friends and family. Explore the turbulent great storm with our innovative kinetoscopes, enjoy a picnic in our 900 acre parkland or compete with your family in our Explorers' Games. Which will you choose?

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.

Child playing croquet

Join in with Explorers' Games 

Get competitive this summer and join in the Explorers' Games at Shugborough. Will you be the next tennis champion or win first place in the relay race? Come along and find out.

A family enjoying a picnic

The perfect picnic spots 

As the warmer months approach us, why not pack up a picnic and come to Shugborough to enjoy some outdoor dining.

Trees turning orange at Shugborough

The changing seasons 

Planning your autumnal adventures? Take a look at what we have planned for harvest time.

Upcoming events

Springtime at Shugborough

Fri 30 Mar 2018
Make the most of the spring season with nature inspired activities and trails.

The Big Tree Climb

Tue 03 Apr 2018
Got a head for heights? Come tree climbing to tick off number 1 of the 50 Things To Do Before You're 11 ¾ and get a whole new perspective on nature.

Go Canoeing!

Sat 07 Apr 2018
Take a turn on the river behind the Mansion in a canoe or kayak and see the gardens from a new perspective.

Dawn Chorus Walk

Sun 06 May 2018
Wake up with the feathered friends of Shugborough at first light.

Stone Carving at Shugborough

Mon 04 Jun 2018
Bring home your own piece of Shugborough inspired sculpture after learning basic stone carving techniques on this three-day course.

Beginner's Photography Walk

Thu 07 Jun 2018
Join a volunteer expert guide and walk in the footsteps of famous 60's photographer, Patrick Lichfield.