Places to visit

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50 things

Keep ticking off your 50 things this winter. Here's some that are best completed at this time of year;

  • Play in the snow (fingers crossed we get some).
  • Go stargazing. Long nights and clear skies make this easy.
  • Cook on a campfire. Warm up and toast some marshmallows.

Wolf Hall

Enjoying Wolf Hall?

Explore the places used in the filming using our new location trail.

The map of the 18 locations used in the BBC 2 programme includes all the five National Trust locations open to the public.


Explore Bolt Tail in Devon

Explore Bolt Tail in Devon

Explore the South West, and get fit at the same time, on a run.

Night Run's and Parkruns are a great place to start, or head out on one of our suggested off road routes.


  • 'St Kilda: a family adventure' at Killerton. Discover the Acland families voyages to St Kilda through their photos, historical paintings and images. Until 6 Mar.
  • 'Platinum: master prints from 31 Studio' at Lacock. Striking, unusual and famous images feature in this exhibition that celebrates the work of the master print makers '31 Studio'.14 Jan - 12 Jul.

We're dog friendly

Two terriers have a rest after their walk © NTPL/Arnhel de Serra

Days out can be tricky when you've got a four-legged friend to consider. Of course dogs are part of the family, and many of our places are dog-friendly so you don't need to leave your pooch at home.

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Healthy recipes

 From salads to superfoods, dishes packed with vegetables to wholesome alternatives to old favourites, we’ve selected some healthy recipes for you to try.

Or refuel after some outdoor exercise at one of our tea-room and cafés.