National Trust

Festive countdown

We're getting dressed up for Christmas

Stories of our places

Inspiring artists and painters

Nature's finest

Looking after places of outstanding natural beauty

Winds of change

Facing up to our growing conservation challenges

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A stretch of the Great Orme coastline in Wales
Thank you

We couldn't do it without you

Thanks to your support we're able to protect special places for ever, for everyone - including the Great Orme, acquired with your help in May 2015

The Christmas fair in the cloisters at Lacock Abbey

Gift membership

Give a year's unlimited access to more than 500 special places by making a present of National Trust membership to friends and family

A selection of decorations from our online shop

Christmas shopping

Our online shop is packed full of Christmas treats and a range of decorations to deck your halls this season

Father Christmas at Knightshayes Devon

Celebrate Christmas with us

Escape the hustle and bustle of the high street this festive season at our places. Discover what's on and find inspiration for great days out. It wouldn't be Christmas without us...

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Fountains Cottage in the snow, North Yorkshire

Winter breaks

Choose from one of our 400 cottages for your Christmas or New Year break. You're sure to find the perfect backdrop for a truly unforgettable Christmas

People walking in Leigh Woods.

Woodland walks

Ancient woods, wild parklands and landscaped gardens - the perfect spaces for getting closer to nature. Catch the last displays of autumn colour