National Trust

Festive spirit

Celebrate Christmas traditions with us

Wild at heart

Experience nature's wild side

Peaceful landscapes

Find a spot for some quiet time

near Redruth, Cornwall

Impressive Cornish beam engines and industrial heritage discovery centre

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Templepatrick, County Antrim

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

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Looe, Cornwall

Stretch your legs in a living Cornish landscape

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Children admiring the Christmas decorations in the garden at Lanhydrock, Cornwall

Celebrating Christmas 

Experience unique Christmas celebrations at a place near you. Whether you love seeing houses and gardens all dressed up for the season or are looking for some festive food ideas, there's lots to choose from.

Christmas at Sudbury Hall and the National Trust Museum of Childhood, Derbyshire

Gift membership

This Christmas, give someone you love a whole year’s worth of discovery with gift membership.

Hands holding a Christmas present

Don't miss the last sleigh

Order from our online shop by midnight 19 December to ensure your order arrives in time for Christmas, using UK standard delivery.

The peacock dress

Striking gold 

Enjoy a little festive sparkle with a peek at the decorative use of gold in our collections. From goldwork in textiles, gold leaf and gilding to solid gold rings and coins, here are 12 shining objects to reflect on.

Volunteers putting up Cotehele's Armistice Christmas 2018 garland

You made 2018 special 

Christmas is a great time to give thanks for all that has happened, reflect on the year that has passed and feel inspired and renewed for the year ahead. We've got so many reasons to thank you for your support, but here are 12 of the biggest.

Fountains Cottage in the snow, North Yorkshire

Last-minute breaks

Escape the hustle and bustle of the festive season with a last-minute winter break at one of our holiday cottages.

Rebuilding England’s highest war memorial: the cairn on top of Scafell Pike


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