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

Naked Tree Walk

Tue 23 Jan 2018
14:00-15:30
Join the rangers for a Naked Tree walk around our spectacular parkland and discover the beauty of our native trees in their bare winter glory.

Textured Tree Trail

Sat 17 Feb 2018
09:00-16:30
Use all your senses to discover the secret life of trees on our special trail this February half-term.

Beginner's Photography Walk

Sat 10 Mar 2018
11:00-12:00
Join a volunteer expert guide and walk in the footsteps of famous 60's photographer, Patrick Lichfield.

Springtime at Shugborough

Fri 30 Mar 2018
11:00-16:00
Make the most of the spring season with nature inspired activities and trails.

Dawn Chorus Walk

Sun 06 May 2018
04:45-08:00
Wake up with the feathered friends of Shugborough at first light.

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.