What we've been doing

Over the winter period we worked hard to make a range of improvements, ready for reopening year-round in March 2017. We carried out a wide range of works, from improvements to the car park and visitor facilities, to refurbishing the lodges and opening up the wider parkland.

Plans for the car park at Shugborough

Improving the car park 

As we move to year-round opening, we’re improving the car park, with more disabled spaces and all-weather surfacing.

A plan of the ticket office's East elevation

A new ticket office 

We’ve applied for permission to build a new ticket office as part of our car park improvement plans, which aims to improve the way we welcome you on your next visit.

Essex Lodge

Refurbishing the lodges 

We've refurbished the lodges and gates.