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.

Family sat at an outdoor theatre performance

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

Have-a-go archery

Sat 26 May 2018
11:00-15:00
Try your hand at archery with a qualified instructor in the historic grounds of Shugborough Estate.

Behind 'A Lost Paradise?'

Tue 29 May 2018
11:30-12:30
Meet Ben Wigley, the film-maker artist behind our parkland kinetoscopes, at the monumental Tower of the Winds to preview the latest developments in his artistic interpretation of the great flood of 1795.

The Big Tree Climb

Fri 01 Jun 2018
10:00-15:45
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.

Stone Carving at Shugborough

Mon 04 Jun 2018
09:30-16:00
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
11:00-12:30
Join a volunteer expert guide and walk in the footsteps of famous 60's photographer, Patrick Lichfield.

Lamb Weighing Session

Tue 12 Jun 2018
10:30-12:00
Be guided through the monthly process of weighing our year old of lambs with a member of our Farm team.