Help us bring the Nostell dolls' house back to life
Commissioned by the Winn family around 1735, the Nostell dolls' house is an intricately-crafted historic house in miniature. It is arguably the best example of its kind – and at over 260 years old it’s in vital need of conservation.
- It was commissioned around 1735 for Susannah Shaw, wife of the 4th baronet
- It is the only one of its kind still in the house it was made for
- It will cost over £100,000 to restore it and bring it centre stage
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Why give to the National Trust?
As a charity, we rely on the generosity of supporters to look after the irreplaceable treasures in our care. Memberships help to pay for some of the work we do. But they only go so far. Additional donations are crucial to maintaining our collections, from stunning works of silverware to personal keepsakes that bring the past to life. Your donation will go towards this project and other vital conservation work to our collections at this special place. With your support, we can continue to conserve, protect and provide access to these fascinating pieces of history. For everyone, for ever.