Explore the outdoors

If you love the outdoors, Shugborough is the place for you. Bring your dog on a walk, explore the monuments and embrace all that the seasons have to offer. Your support allows us to keep places like this, and the animals that call it their home, protected for years to come.

Family watering plants

Get involved at Shugborough Estate

Over May and June you can lend a helping hand to care for this special place on your visit. There are a whole host of activities for you to get stuck into every day from feeding chickens to waxing our floors; see what we have got going on here.

A small pearl-bordered fritillary butterfly

Shugborough's springtime wildlife

See what exciting species come out to play in the springtime

Tulip display in Shugborough's walled garden

Spring has sprung

See what has bloomed at Shugborough this spring

Walking near Hadrian's Arch

Enjoy a stroll around Shugborough Estate

Visit us and enjoy the season by taking part in our Estate Walks.

Walking at Shugborough

Dogs at Shugborough

What better way to explore our 900 acres of Parkland than with your four-legged friend by your side?

Tamworth pig at Shugborough

Pay a visit to Park Farm

Visit the 19th century model estate farm and see all of our animals out in the fields.

Trees in the park at Shugborough, Staffordshire

The Parkland

Explore 900 acres of Grade I Listed parkland and its many buildings, monuments and follies.

Tower of the Winds, Shugborough, Staffordshire

Parkland buildings, monuments and follies

An ornate dairy, a Greek temple, and a Chinese house are just some of the parkland features.

Contractor painting gate post

Our work in the outdoors

See some of the projects that are happening to look after our outdoor spaces