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Shugborough

Shugborough | Milford, Stafford ST17 0XB, England
+44 1889 881388
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Well worth a visit

Having seen the brown tourist signs for Shugborough whilst travelling up and down the M6 we decided... read more

Reviewed yesterday
jandhml
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Thornton-Cleveleys
LOve the changes made since The National Trust took over

We visited recently and were very impressed with the positive changes that have been made - we were... read more

Reviewed yesterday
richardparry1603
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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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Step into the past at Shugborough, the UK's only Complete Working Historic Estate. Costumed characters bring your visit to life, taking you on a journey 'upstairs and downstairs' of a large country estate. Features Mansion House, Servants' Quarters, Working Farm, Brewery & Mill, Lots of Animals, Riverside Gardens, Walled Garden, Craft Workshops, Train Ride, Play Park, Tearoom, Old Fashioned Sweet Shop & Gift Shop. Shugborough's grounds, gardens, buildings and collections are entirely funded and managed by Staffordshire County Council.
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Shugborough | Milford, Stafford ST17 0XB, England
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+44 1889 881388
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Reviewed yesterday

Having seen the brown tourist signs for Shugborough whilst travelling up and down the M6 we decided to satisfy our curiosity and visit. We received a warm welcome and were given a very informative folder with points of interest and walking routes. Although still a...More

Thank jandhml
Reviewed yesterday

We visited recently and were very impressed with the positive changes that have been made - we were dog walking s didn't visit the house but loved the new café and toilet facilities. Also great to see parts of the estate that are being opened...More

Thank richardparry1603
Reviewed 2 days ago

Lovely estate, especially the gardens and the arboretum. My one gripe was the poor quality of the visitor information. I was expecting one of those nice NT leaflets which tell you exactly what there is to see and show you where it is on the...More

Thank A D
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were lucky we avoided the rain which aloud us to explore the grounds,farm and gardens ,the house is interesting to look round.

Thank 214lynnh
Reviewed 3 days ago

Had intended visiting last year whilst travelling but put off by car park charge. Now as it is all run by NT there are no charges for members. Plant Shop, toilets and Park Farm are not too far from entrance but hall is a long...More

Thank Michael N
Reviewed 4 days ago

The day we went it was pouring with rain, so we took the buggy up to the house, otherwise it is quite a way to walk in the rain. If you visit on a good day, lovely walks, a farm you can visit and the...More

1  Thank Woodlands19
Reviewed 6 days ago

Parking and access much better now that it is in National trust care. Had a lovely day walking in the gardens and visiting the Essex packhorse bridge. The bridge has still not been repaired following some idiot driver crashing into it. Just the grounds and...More

1  Thank Peter P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Signage and mapping is up to the National trust standard. I am aware that signs don't want to be obtrusive but still need to be visible. The gardens in July with the wild flower meadows were brilliant. The house has only the ground floor available...More

1  Thank denb450
Reviewed 1 week ago

Yesterday as we wanted to go somewhere new we decided to go to Shugborough. We'd heard about it but had not been before - put off as we were National Trust members but would have had to pay an entry fee as it was not...More

1  Thank Alison H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've lived near Shugborough for the last 15 years, so I've visited the grounds quite a few times, and this weekend was the first time I felt a bit let down. When I got to the grounds, I was told that the house is currently...More

1  Thank Heather_Emily
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keithhurley
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Response from denisejp2015 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay yes there are tea rooms
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3 August 2016|
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Response from Vicki_dude | Reviewed this property |
Yes a big restaurant near the museum
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