Houses and gardens

Birmingham

Back to Backs in the centre of Birmingham tells a fascinating story © Robert Morris

Back to Backs in the centre of Birmingham tells a fascinating story

Derbyshire

Experience mansion houses and wide open countryside in Derbyshire © National Trust/N B Peach

Experience mansion houses and wide open countryside in Derbyshire

Herefordshire

Waterside tranquility, wide open parklands and grand houses await you © Robert Morris

Waterside tranquility, wide open parklands and grand houses await you

Leicestershire

Stoneywell nestled in Charnwood Forest, opening this year © National Trust/Andrew Butler

Stoneywell nestled in Charnwood Forest, opening this year

Northamptonshire

Two unique places await you in Northamptonshire © Paul Harris

Two unique places await you in Northamptonshire

Nottinghamshire

A small family home, a workhouse and wide open parkland await you © Jerry Harpur

A small family home, a workhouse and wide open parkland await you

Shropshire

Shropshire is home to wide open spaces and dramatic indoor places © John Hammond

Shropshire is home to wide open spaces and dramatic indoor places

Staffordshire

Staffordshire is home to some spectacular gardens © National Trust

Staffordshire is home to some spectacular gardens

Warwickshire

No less than seven places await your exploration in Warwickshire © John Millar

No less than seven places await your exploration in Warwickshire

Worcestershire

You can enjoy fun times in Worcestershire © NTPL/National Trust Images

You can enjoy fun times in Worcestershire

Top tea-rooms

Whether you're looking for a hearty lunch or a nice cup of tea, we're sure there is a tea-room that will suit you in the Midlands.

Hot drinks, light lunches, afternoon tea and let's not forget delicious cakes all await you and all with their own unique views.
 

Autumn gardens

Autumn brings a whole new season of colour to the gardens we care for.

Not only do the leaves change to wonderful reds, golds and yellows, but new flowers for this time of year bloom in the form of dahlias and michaelmas daisies.

Autumn harvest

All the hard work of planting and nurturing in the orchards and vegetable gardens that we care for really pays off at this time of year.

Learn about unusual heritage vegetables that we grow and where you can buy crops to take home.

Discover where you can find hidden witch marks in the Midlands © National Trust Images

Discover where you can find hidden witch marks in the Midlands

Witch marks and superstitions

We've been delving deeper into the history of the traces of superstitions that can be found at the places we care for.

Witch marks can be found in England in buildings from the medieval period onwards.

Discover more about the different marks and where they are hidden.