This is where to find out about our classes at beautiful Coughton Court, home of the Throckmorton family since 1409, and gifted by them to the National Trust in 1946.

Our Classes at Coughton Court

This year's summer programme of classes are shared between Thursday evenings and Saturday mornings. Suitable for beginners and also those with some experience, the classes give beginners an introduction to Tai Chi and the chance to learn a simple and beautiful Tai Chi sequence, while offering more practice and more depth for those with more experience. Classes are taught by a variety of different Instructors from our extensive team, to give you different insights and experiences.

The one hour classes are at 6.30 p.m. on Thursdays, with exclusive access after the public has left, and 11 a.m. on Saturdays, when if you like you can combine your Tai Chi with a visit to the house and gardens, or a stop at the cafe and shop. Take note that the classes are outdoors. We are looking forward, of course, to some glorious summer weather, but don't forget to bring dress accordingly.

Please note that the Coughton Court classes are NOT included in our subscription scheme, which allows our members to attend all our other public Tai Chi classes without any extra charge. There are, however, discounts for LCTKD Teaching Team members from Teaching Assistant up. Check below for details.

Classes are on:

Thursday 14th July
Thursday 21st July
Saturday 30th July
Saturday 6th August
Thursday 11th August
Thursday 25th August
Saturday 3rd September
Saturday 10th September

Entry Information

Coughton Court is on the A435 near Alcester, Warwickshire, B49 5JA. For Saturday classes at 11 a.m., please come through the public entrance and tell the staff that you are there for Tai Chi. For Thursday evenings at 6.30 p.m., after Coughton Court is closed to the public, please note the special entry information below.

For Thursday evening classes, please use the coaches entrance (which is signposted) off Coughton Fields Lane, and NOT the main entrance on the A435. On arrival at the gate press either button to gain access. Continue along the drive to the public car park, being mindful that traffic may be coming towards you in the opposite direction. Please meet at the ticket office which is located at the entrance to the car park.

View and download the class flyer.

Book Your Classes Now

We ask you to pay here, to save anyone needing to handle cash at the classes. There are discounts for booking 5 or more classes, and discounts for family groups - which includes couples. (LCTKD Teaching Team members should use the second button.)

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Instructors teaching any of the sessions can attend all the sessions free of charge. Other LCTKD Teaching Team members from Teaching Assistant up can book the full set of sessions for £20 using the button below.

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About LCTKD

LCTKD comes from London's Chinatown, and teaches a lot of things including a lot of Tai Chi. LCTKD's approach to Tai Chi has been so successful that it has grown to become one of the biggest Tai Chi schools in the UK. Classes at Coughton Court will be taught by one of our most senior Instructors, who have extensive teaching experience and you can see them featured in many of our videos. You can find out about us and the Tai Chi we teach by clicking on the logo at the top of this page, and looking around our website, or going straight to our page about Tai Chi by clicking here. Or you can simply book your place at the classes with the link above, come along and join in. It's relaxed, it's relaxing, it's friendly, and it's good for you!