Skip into spring

Visit us and enjoy the warmer weather with the garden's vibrant colours and new life on the Farm.

Children playing in the daffodils at Shugborough

Enjoy your Easter 

Find out how you can explore the outdoors with the whole family this Easter.

Shugborough's outdoors team with their equipment

What we have done in our first year

Explore some of what we have been up to in our first year

Two children making a den

Explore the outdoors and play in nature

Here at Shugborough, make sure you venture from the visitor paths and explore the natural world around you

Tulip beds at Shugborough
A brown long-eared bat

Spring wildlife 

See what exciting species come out to play in the springtime

Tamworth pig at Shugborough

Welcoming new life

Our farm is always a hub of activity. Out in the Parkland, our animals are ready for the breeding season.

Bench at Shugborough that looks onto the Mansion

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.

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.

Nordic Walking Taster Session

Sat 16 Jun 2018
09:00-09:45
Join a qualified instructor for a free 45 minute taster session that will show you how Nordic Walking can be a great health boost for your body and your mind.