National Trust

Moments of wonder

Bring the family closer to nature with '50 things to do before you're 11¾'

Space to breathe

Places to re-discover yourself

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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Alan Clamp's shortlisted image for 2019 photo competition of Brimham Rocks

Send us your best shots 

For our annual photography competition this year, we're looking for an outstanding image to feature on our 2020 Handbook, capturing the 'places that make you feel good'. Show us how your favourite National Trust places can inspire you and change the way you feel.

Kids paddling in the River Wandle at Morden Hall Park, London


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

Visitors enjoying the view over the Northumberland Coast


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

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. For Yvonne, it's Mam Tor in the Peak District that's become her favourite walking place to enjoy with friends.

The first double bedroom at The Slipway, Croyde, Devon

Summer by the sea

Escape to the coast together for a weekend of quality time, rolling waves and soft golden beaches.

Prepare your summer garden with our gardening tools and accessories

Summer garden essentials

From secateurs to kneelers, plant pots to bulbs, we’ve got all the gardening kit you need for the summer.