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 now open! For more information, click here.


  • Free webinar, “Alice’s Wonderlands: rediscovering the forgotten world of Alice de Rothschild” with Dr. Mia Jackson | March 14, 2023. 6pm GMT / 2pm ET*  |  For registration information, click here. *March 12, 2023 begins US Daylight Savings Time


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