The American Friends of Attingham supports the work of The Attingham Trust, a British educational charitable trust, that organizes specialized residential courses to study British country houses, their collections and settings, and the history and contents of British royal palaces. The American Friends of Attingham is a 501(c)(3) educational organization that assists the Trust by recruiting and processing applications from candidates living in the United States, and raising scholarship funds for qualifying applicants.



  • Study Trip to Alexandria, VA, and Washington D.C. | May 4-7, 2023. Details and registration opening this month!


  • Free webinar, “Dyrham Park and the Imperial Imagination” with Dr. Rupert Goulding FSA | February 7, 2023. 6pm GMT / 1pm ET  | For registration information, click here


2023 Courses

The Attingham Summer School

July 1-16, 2023

Royal Collection Studies

September 3-12, 2023

The Attingham Study Programme

September 18-26, 2023

London House Course

October 3-9, 2023