National Trust

Life's a beach

Unwind to the sound of lapping waves

Flights of fancy

Catch magic moments in the wild

Yvonne's story

These are the places that make us

Chirk, Wrexham

Magnificent medieval fortress of the Welsh Marches

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Seaham, County Durham

County Durham's coastline has emerged from a polluted industrial past to become a haven for wildlife

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near Saltash, Cornwall

Tudor house with superb collections, garden, quay and estate

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Cream tea scones

Great Scone Bake 

This Friday it’s National Cream Tea Day. To celebrate, get your friends and family together and raise some dough for the National Trust by joining our Great Scone Bake fundraising event. Whether you prefer jam or cream first, bake for what you believe in.

Visitors at the 2018 Kite Festival at Downhill Demesne


Enjoy free access to more than 500 places with National Trust membership.

National Trust ranger digging bridleway, Grange in Borrowdale


It’s only with your support that we can look after the places that make our world a bit more special.

Children in the Rose Garden at Sunnycroft, Shropshire

Children’s favourite flowers revealed 

Roses, sunflowers, daffodils and daisies - what's your favourite? We've carried out a survey to discover which flowers children love most as we encourage them to get outdoors and connect with nature.

Mam Tor gives Yvonne a break from the city and space to think

These are the places that make us  

Whether it's the place you fell in love, somewhere to escape from the bustle of everyday life, or to get closer to nature, we all make special connections with different places. These are the places that make us who we are. For Yvonne, it's Mam Tor in the Peak District that's become her favourite walking place to enjoy with friends. Explore her story and others.

The exterior of the Doyden House apartments, Port Issac, Cornwall

Last-minute breaks

From seaside cottages to woodland hideaways, it’s never too late for a summer adventure. Get 15% off last-minute holidays.

Summer picnic range designed exclusively for the National Trust

Pack the perfect picnic

Get ready for your next weekend adventure with our stylish essentials, just in time for National Picnic Week.