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Poetry Walk | with Staffordshire Poet Laurette

Join Staffordshire Poet Laureate Dawn Jutton on a guided poetry and photography walk around Shugborough Estate.

  • Booking essential
  • Admission applies

A guided walk amongst the blossom and flowers, getting top tips for photographing spring highlights. Following your walk, work with Dawn to create your own blossom inspired Haiku poem.

Booking is essential (standard admission applies).



Event ticket prices

Ticket typeTicket category
All Per person£7.50
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The basics

Booking details

Call 0344 249 1895


This tour is more suitable for Adults, but families are welcome.

Meeting point

Meet at Visitor Reception.

What to bring and wear

For this workshop please bring your own camera or device to take photos with. Please wear sturdy footwear and dress appropriately for the weather.


This walk is step free.

Contact info

Shugborough Estate

Upcoming events


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Poet in Residence | Meet with the Staffordshire Poet Laureate 

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11:00 to 15:00

Connect with Nature | Guided walking tours with the Garden Team 

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22 Apr to 26 Apr 2024
14:00 to 15:00
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