National Trust

Wintry wonders

New horizons to heighten the senses

Landscapes of history

Looking after our nation’s stories

Preserving the past

Revitalised by art and heritage

near Redruth, Cornwall

Impressive Cornish beam engines and industrial heritage discovery centre

Templepatrick, County Antrim

The finest example in Ireland of Robert Adam's neoclassical architecture

Looe, Cornwall

Stretch your legs in a living Cornish landscape

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Walkers on the Holnicote Estate, Exmoor

Fitness walks for the New Year 

Walking is great exercise, so if your New Year’s resolution is to get fit then our walking trails are a great place to start. With varied terrain and beautiful views, this is all the motivation you'll need to head outside and get active.

Two girls dressing up in period costume at Tredegar House

Kids indoor activities for rainy days 

How do you keep the kids entertained on a rainy day? Head to one of the special places we look after for some great activities that won't be ruined by a downpour.

An archive image of the people marching in the 1932 Kinder Scout trespass overlaid onto a modern day image of the landscape

People’s Landscapes: Explore the places that have shaped the nation 

In 2019 we’re marking the 200th anniversary of the Peterloo Massacre, a turning point in our democracy, with a year-long programme that explores the role our places have played in social change. Through events, exhibitions and podcasts, you’ll be able to explore the untold histories that hide behind our landscapes.

Walking by Fountains Abbey

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A stonemason working on a garden wall at Canons Ashby, Northamptonshire

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

Snowdrops

Create a snowdrop carpet in your garden 

January and February can be gloomy, but seeing a swathe of snowdrops has to be one of the best ways to brighten up your day. Now you can create your own snowy display at home with the help of some top tips from our gardeners.

Heather growing alongside a coastal path looking out towards the sea at sunset

Standing up for nature 

As the UK government writes new nature laws, we have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to protect and restore the countryside you love.

Playing in the sea at Birling Gap and the Seven Sisters, East Sussex

Stay where memories are made

From towers and lighthouses to historic manors and fishermen’s cottages, start the year by booking a unique holiday.

Curl up with something cosy with our range of UK-made throws and blankets

Gifts that give back

Every purchase at our shops goes back into looking after special places. Thank you for your support over the past year.