The Attingham Summer School 2022


June 30-July 17, 2022


Since its foundation in 1952, THE ATTINGHAM SUMMER SCHOOL has enjoyed outstanding success and is highly regarded by museums, universities and historic preservation societies throughout the world for its careful selection of members, and sustained academic standards.

The School has three main purposes:

  • To EXAMINE the architectural and social history of the historic house in Britain and its gardens and landscape setting.
  • To STUDY the contents of these buildings – their paintings, sculpture, furniture, ceramics, silver, textiles and other applied arts – as well as the planning, decorative treatment and use of the interiors.
  • To STIMULATE debate on problems relating to the conservation and presentation of the country house and its contents.


The 69th Attingham Summer School

More information to be posted in due course.


Enrollment and Fees

Enrollment and fee information will be confirmed and updated in due course.



In addition to general enrollment, some scholarship assistance is available for qualifying candidates thanks to the generosity of various individuals and charitable organizations.

Any candidate wishing to apply for a scholarship must complete the scholarship application form below. Please follow the instructions on the form to apply for financial assistance. 


Applications from U.S.-based individuals are currently closed

The Attingham Summer School Application Form and Instructions for US-based Applicants

American Friends of Attingham Scholarship Form