National Trust

Stretch your legs

Head out on a refreshing winter walk

Winter wonder

Try '50 things to do before you're 11¾'

Get gardening

Be inspired by our gardens and gardeners

Chirk, Wrexham

Magnificent medieval fortress of the Welsh Marches

Seaham, County Durham

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

near Saltash, Cornwall

An atmospheric Tudor house with Medieval roots, a working mill on an historic quay, a glorious garden with valley views and an expansive estate to explore.

Visiting and booking information 

Find out what's open, which places need booking and what to expect from your visit.

National Trust founders

Our birthday 

This week it's 127 years since Octavia Hill, Robert Hunter and Hardwicke Rawnsley founded the National Trust on 12 January 1895. Discover who these unique individuals were – each driven by a common goal – and where and why it all began.

Visitors descending a path through the Rock Garden at Cragside, Northumberland

Join

Enjoy access to more than 500 places with National Trust membership. Join today and help protect nature, beauty and history — for everyone, for ever.

Robin in the frost

Donate

Everyone needs nature, now more than ever. Donate today and you could help people and nature to thrive at the places we care for.

Baking tray full of cooked mushroom and beetroot rolls

Veggie and vegan treats 

After something a little different? In Veganuary, dip into a world of delicious food with our vegan and vegetarian recipes. Mushroom and beetroot rolls, squash, feta and filo bake, vegetable tagliatelle Alfredo and chocolate fudge cake... some of the things you could try.

Gardeners at work in the Walled Garden at Llanerchaeron, Wales

Seasonal gardening tips 

With tips and tricks from our expert gardeners, your garden is sure to be full of life throughout the seasons. Watch our latest gardening video to learn about pruning climbing roses, and get the most out of your growing space with lots of ideas.

Visitors at Souter Lighthouse, Tyne & Wear

Plan a 2022 holiday

April by the coast, August camping in the woods or October nestled on a mountain side. There are plenty of places to explore. Look ahead for a 2022 break.

Red and white sale graphic

Winter sale

Had your eye on something for a while? Visit the online shop to bag yourself some winter savings with up to 50% off selected lines.