Best Stately Homes and Gardens In Shropshire

We've rounded up the best stately homes and gardens in Shropshire in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 21 Shropshire stately homes and gardens to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including museums and art galleries. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the stately homes and gardens we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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Weston Park Shifnal

  • Shifnal
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

At Weston Park for children, there's the small matter of 1,000 acres of Parkland in which to play. And endless choice of special attractions includin...

Powis Castle

  • Welshpool
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Take a trip to the medieval Powis Castle - perched on a hilltop, overlooking Welshpool and the green Welsh fields, it opens up stunning views of the...

Himley Hall and Park

  • Dudley
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Himley Hall and Park is a beautiful place to visit at any time of the year, with stunning grounds where there is always something to see and enjoy. T...

Berrington Hall

  • Leominster
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Created as the perfect house in the perfect setting, Berrington Hall has many secrets for visitors to uncover. In this, one of Henry Holland's first...

Erddig

  • Wrexham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Explore life in the early 20th century with a visit to the Erddig house in Wrexham. It’s a unique place where your curious little historians can lear...

Trentham Gardens

  • Stoke on Trent
  • Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

With stunning gardens by top designers, one of the country's finest lakeside walks and a host of exciting activities there really is something for ev...

Shugborough Estate

  • Stafford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

At Shugborough Estate, you’ll have the chance to discover the secrets of a historic Georgian mansion and its inhabitants. The building is surrounded...

Brockhampton Estate

  • Bromyard
  • Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Central to the 1700 acres of Brockhampton Estate is Lower Brockhampton, a 14th century fairytale manor house complete with filled moat, gatehouse and...

Soho House

  • Birmingham
  • Indoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Children will be fascinated to see the home of so many ‘firsts'. Soho House, the home of industrialist Matthew Boulton, was the first modern home in...

Winterbourne House and Garden

  • Birmingham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Winterbourne House and Garden was the former home of the Nettlefold family and the house has been restored to its Arts and Crafts splendour. The exhi...

Aston Hall

  • Birmingham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Aston Hall may be old and traditional now, but the hole made by the cannonball in its staircase proves it was once anything but. The Civil War can so...

Hanbury Hall and Gardens

  • Droitwich Spa
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Considering it was built in 1701, this William and Mary style country pile isn't doing too badly for modern restoration: having been sympathetically...

Blakesley Hall

  • Birmingham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Discover a real Tudor house just outside the centre of Birmingham. Blakesley Hall was built in 1590 by Richard Smalbroke to show off his wealth, and...

Sudbury Hall and Museum of Childhood

  • Ashbourne
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Fancy wondering round a gorgeous 17th Century country home? Then Sudbury Hall is the place for you! With a beautiful stately home to explore indoors,...

Castle Park House and Gardens5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Frodsham
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Castle Park House and Gardens in Frodsham is an attractive historic park with 9 hectares of Green Flag awarded grounds offering a mixture of formal g...

Croome

  • High Green
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

At Croome, you can step into what remains of a secret wartime air base, now a modern Visitor Centre, find Croome Court and see it being repaired, or...

Packwood House

  • Lapworth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Grab your muddy wellies, raincoats, or even your sun hats, and head over to Packwood House! After you’ve discovered the beautiful Tudor house, take t...

Ragley Hall

  • Alcester
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Set in 400 acres of Parkland, Ragley Hall is ideal for fun days out for picnics, play and walks. Older kids will love the 3D maze, climbing frames, t...

Baddesley Clinton5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Baddesley Clinton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Are you ready to run wild? At Baddesley Clinton, there’s something for the whole family, whether it’s exploring 500 years of history inside the beaut...

Tatton Park

  • Knutsford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Tatton Park is a brilliant place for a family day out, with 4 attractions to enjoy, and a combined entry ticket option that allows you to see all of...

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