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Best Stately Homes and Gardens In Stafford, Staffordshire

We've rounded up the best stately homes and gardens in Stafford in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 31 Stafford stately homes and gardens to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including museums and art galleries, or tourist attractions. 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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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...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...



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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...

Pickford's House

  • Derby
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Pickford’s House is a window to the past for kids, full of historic objects and interactive activities, all in the heart of Derby. As part of Derby M...

Calke Abbey

  • Ticknall
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Whether you love exploring on your bike saddle or by foot, there’s plenty of things to do at Calke Abbey. From the ‘un-stately’ home to the 600 acres...

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...

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...

Chatsworth House & Farmyard4.833333333333333 out of 5 starstotal reviews(6)

  • Bakewell
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Chatsworth House and Farmyard is home to the Duke of Devonshire, as well as all sorts of unexpected treats like zip wires, face painting and Princess...

Stoneywell

  • Leicester
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Reconnect with nature at Stoneywell, where there’s a gorgeous cottage built into a rocky hilltop, with 11 fantastic rooms filled with awesome things...

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...

Lyme Park

  • Disley
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

A day of exploring and discovering awaits you at Lyme Park. Whether a day adventuring out in the sunshine or splashing in puddles in the rain you’re...

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...

Wollaton Hall and Park2.5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Nottingham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Set in over 500 acres of historic deer park, Wollaton Hall is a frankly spectacular Tudor building, completed way back in 1588 and now the home to th...

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...

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