Enjoy your summer with us

This summer, Shugborough has lots for you and your friends and family to enjoy the sun. Discover something new over the holidays with our trails, bushcraft and theatre experiences, or learn a new hobby. Take a break with a picnic and enjoy the colours of summer.

Family playing on the play area at Shugborough

Have an adventure during the summer holidays 

Discover your very own adventure at Shugborough this summer.

A family enjoying a picnic by the mill pond at Shugborough

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.

Wildflowers at Shugborough

Summer in the garden at Shugborough

Enjoy the kaleidoscope of colour that is the gardens in the summer at Shugborough estate

A man painting

Get creative with us

Join us in June and July and challenge yourself to a new hobby

The dahlia glasshouse at Shugborough

Re-imagining the Glasshouse at Shugborough

Our Walled Garden is bright with colour when our dahlia glasshouse come into bloom. Take a look at all the work our team are doing to re-imagine this distinctive structure.

Couple sat on bench

A calm place to pause

We have hundreds of acres of land that you are free to come and explore. While you’re here, why not try and find the ideal spot to hide away from the world and relax.

A small pearl-bordered fritillary butterfly

The Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary butterfly

We are lucky to be able to look after this special butterfly here at Shugborough. Find out more about how our ranger team look after their habitat

Upcoming events

Green February

Sat 29 Feb 2020
09:00-16:00
Find and share some easy-to-follow tips for going greener this February.

Wild Life

Sun 01 Mar 2020
10:00-16:00
See wildlife spring into action across the estate on our nature spotter trail.

Flower Arranging Workshop

Thu 19 Mar 2020
18:00-21:00
During this evening workshop you will learn how to form a stunning arrangement under the guidance of a professional florist, using seasonal flowers handpicked from the estate.

Flower Crown Workshop

Sat 21 Mar 2020
14:00-16:00
Harness some flower power and learn how to make a gorgeous flower crown. Perfect for yourself or as a gift!

The Big Tree Climb

Tue 07 Apr 2020
10:00-11:00
Get a bird's eye view of the estate with The Great Big Tree Climbing Company.

Have-a-go archery

Fri 10 Apr 2020
11:00-15:00
Try your hand at archery with a qualified instructor in the historic grounds of Shugborough Estate.