'Tis the season to get festive

Winter is upon us, so wrap up warm and bring your family and friends to enjoy the festive season. When you come for Christmas sparkle, it helps us work our magic.

People carrying paper lanterns during a parades at Shugborough

Feel festive this Christmas

Looking forward to the wintery months? Why not plan a visit to Shugborough over Christmas time.

A team decorating the Christmas tree in the library

Conservation at Christmas

Learn about how we protect our mansion throughout the festivities.

National Trust hamper

Christmastime shopping

Come inside our Christmastime shop and find all that you have been missing from your Christmas list.

Snowdrops

Winter in the gardens

The gardens are looking wonderful in the colder months.

Couple walking in spring

Enjoy a stroll around Shugborough Estate

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

A harvest mouse's nest

Wonderful winter wildlife

See the wildlife are surviving on the estate during these colder months

Upcoming events

Katharine House Hospice Forget Me Not Display

Mon 24 Jun 2019
09:00-18:00
This summer, Katharine House Hospice will create a beautiful display of forget me nots in the heart of the estate, for the whole community to celebrate the lives of loved ones lost.

Pole Lathe Bowl Turning

Thu 27 Jun 2019
09:30-16:30
Learn the traditional techniques of turning a bowl from green wood using a pole lathe within Shugborough's historic woodland.

Beginner's Photography Walk

Sat 06 Jul 2019
11:00-12:30
Join a volunteer expert guide and walk in the footsteps of famous 60's photographer, Patrick Lichfield.

Stone Carving 1-3 Day Courses

Mon 08 Jul 2019
09:30-16:30
Bring home your own piece of Shugborough inspired sculpture after learning basic stone carving techniques on a one, two or three-day course.

Introduction to Watercolour

Sat 13 Jul 2019
10:00-12:00
Take inspiration from the stunning dahlia display in the Walled Garden or our historic livestock breeds while being introduced to the basics of watercolour painting.

Pathways to Paradise

Sat 20 Jul 2019
11:00-15:00
Discover the different pathways to paradise that criss-cross the estate.