The Argory

Snowdrops are the first sign that spring is on its way

Atmospheric Irish gentry house and wooded riverside estate

Explore outdoors

Go walking

See our conservation work


Help us light up The Argory. We are currently restoring the acetylene gas lighting fittings back to their former glory.

Discover the house and collections

The Argory

What's on

Upcoming events

Snowdrop Walks

Sat 24 Feb 2018
Come and see our wonderful displays of snowdrops planted over the years by our staff and volunteers. Enjoy this spectacle at your leisure with our self-guided walk then relax in the Coffee Shop for a warm drink or a tasty bite. Snowdrop plants...

Free Open Day

Sat 10 Mar 2018
Enjoy free admission at a number of National Trust places today. Come and meet our staff and volunteers, and learn more about the amazing places we look after.

Spring Book Fair

Sat 17 Mar 2018
Browse through hundreds of second hand books and stock up on all your essential reads. There's something for everyone and you never know what you could pick up.

Easter at The Argory

Mon 26 Mar 2018
Hop over to The Argory this Easter and explore our nature themed trail, go wild in the adventure play park and enjoy Easter crafts and games in the courtyard.

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunts

Fri 30 Mar 2018
Once again the National Trust is teaming up with Cadbury to offer a magical experience at our places this Easter. With egg hunts, activities and games suitable for all, it's sure to be a fun-filled Easter with the National Trust. Cadbury Easter...

Good Food Market

Sat 14 Apr 2018
Come along to taste and buy a range of locally sourced produce. The once bustling Courtyard at The Argory will come alive with cookery demonstrations, shopping and music.
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Eating and shopping

Bowl of pumpkin soup, with bread roll accompaniment

Courtyard Coffee Shop  

Enjoy homemade soups, seasonal sandwiches and hot drinks in the Courtyard coffee shop. All of the food we sell is made on-site and we use the National Trust Cookbook as well as local recipes to create an enticing menu for our visitors.

One of the rugs for sale in the shop at Trengwainton garden

Gift Shop  

We've a wide variety of products to buy in our beautiful gift shop. Whether you're looking for a gift or souvenir or even a treat for yourself, you'll find something lovely to take home.

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Get involved

Working in the walled garden at The Argory

Volunteer with us at The Argory  

Do you want to spend your time learning, meeting people, and being part of a team? Whatever your skill set, The Argory has plenty of opportunities for volunteering and we're always on the lookout for new additions to the team.

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at The Argory on the National Trust Collections website