Shute Barton

Important notice -

We're working hard to reopen many of our places where it is safe to do so. However, Shute Barton is closed.

Medieval house with later architectural features

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Things to see and do

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Shute Barton House

History of Shute Barton 

Originally built in the mid-15th century, Shute Barton has changed hands and had many uses over the years, once a manor house and a farmhouse.

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Our work

Details of three portraits

Addressing our histories of colonialism and historic slavery 

Shute Barton, along with a number of other places and collections in our care, deals with contentious political histories. Learn more about what we are doing to be inclusive in our work and acknowledge the impact and legacies of colonialism.

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