Talks, Walks, Lectures and Tours

Shuttleworth offers an exciting programme of talks, walks, lectures and tours throughout the year.

In addition, we also offer bespoke tours for groups of 10+ These must be pre-booked, and are subject to suitable guide availability. Please visit our Group bookings webpage for details.

Guided Tours

Guided tours take place in The Shuttleworth Collection. They are usually just over an hour long and include a subject talk and the opportunity to see the relevant exhibits up close.

Our 2020 programme:

  • Clayton & Shuttleworth: Why is there a steam engine in The Collection? SATURDAY 7 MARCH
  • The Secret War and the Lysander SATURDAY 28 MARCH
  • DH88 Comet, a racing great SATURDAY 28 OCTOBER

Guided Walks

Guided walks explore the Swiss Garden or Parklands. Please wear suitable clothing and footwear for uneven surfaces. Only assistance dogs allowed. Walks require a reasonable amount of mobility – please contact us for any accessibility questions.

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We host talks with refreshments included in the Garden Room (Swiss Garden) and price includes entry to the Swiss Garden before and after the talk. The room and route to it are wheelchair accessible.

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