WELCOME TO
SULGRAVE MANOR

A UNIQUE VENUE WITH A FASCINATING HISTORY

Sulgrave Manor is a Tudor and Georgian house built by direct ancestors of George Washington, the first President of the United States. Discover how Civil War, financial ruin, and a shipwreck led to Washington’s great-grandfather seeking a fresh start in the New World.

Explore Sulgrave Manor, an accredited museum, which comes to life with costumed interpreters, interactive games and engaging displays. Set in a picturesque village some thirty miles from both Oxford and Stratford-upon-Avon, Sulgrave Manor’s compact size, inviting gardens and café serving hot and cold drinks, light lunches and tasty homemade cakes, make it an ideal family destination.

Events at Sulgrave Manor

Happy Birthday George Washington!

On February 22nd 1732 George Washington was born at Pope’s Creek. Today he would have been 286 years old! If you are interested in learning more about George and his English Ancestors we are opening from 1st April until September, on Thursday, Fridays and Sundays from 11 to 5pm!

On February 22nd 1732 George Washington was born at Pope’s Creek. Today he would have been 286 years old! If you are interested in learning more about George and his English Ancestors we are opening from 1st April until September, on Thursday, Fridays and Sundays from 11 to 5pm!