National Trust

Adventure time

Make family memories

Coast to coast

Views to take your breath away

Audrey'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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Have-a-go archery

May half term events 

There’s plenty to keep the little ones busy this half term. You can head outdoors and learn bushcraft skills with a ranger, try your hand at archery or get creative at an arts and craft workshop.

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.

Family flying kites

Science proves how places affect our wellbeing 

New research has strengthened the science behind the emotional ties we have with the places that we love. As a conservation charity, with the help of our supporters, we look after the places that we believe bring us genuine happiness and wellbeing, but now there’s scientific proof that having a place you love has a positive impact on your wellbeing.

A young boy enjoys messy baking fun

Join in the Great Scone Bake 

Get your friends and family together and raise some dough for the National Trust by joining our Great Scone Bake fundraising event on Friday 28 June 2019. Whether you prefer jam or cream first, bake for what you believe in.

Darfar holiday cottage with bikes outside

Half term holiday offers

From cycling trails to seaside adventures, make it a half term to remember with a stay at one of our family-friendly cottages.

Outdoor toys and games for children from the National Trust online shop

Weekend adventures at home

All the toys, games and family fun you need for a weekend of adventure this bank holiday.