Family adventures

See the top things to do with your little ones at Shugborough.

Child having a go at Archery

Have an adventure this May half term

See what adventures you can have here at Shugborough over the holiday.

Girl with doll walking across a buttercup field

Top 5 50 things to do before you're 11¾  

Your little explorers will have a full day of fun from climbing hills to playing pooh sticks; here are our top 5 things to do.

Child on zipwire

Our play area, Explorers' Wood

Head through the walled garden, into our play area and let your imagination run wild.

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.

Bugborough at Shugborough


Journey into Explorers' Wood to find Bugborough, our hotels for bugs. You might recognise the buildings from around the estate.

Woman taking a picture of the ceiling in Shugborough's Dining Room

Visit our mansion 

Marvel at the lives of the Ansons, the family who used to live at Shugborough.

Sausage roll

Where to eat and drink 

Whether you need a quick five minutes to enjoy a hot drink, or want to fill up on a hearty meal after a long walk, Shugborough has something for you.

A collection of national trust shop products

Pop into our shop 

Reward your little ones with some toys, sweets and fizzy pop at our shop before you leave.

Upcoming events

Sorry, there are no upcoming events at this place.