Help us return the Dying Gladiator to Studley Royal
The iconic Dying Gladiator has been missing from Studley Royal for the past 100 years. Help us return it to its rightful place in the water gardens.
- John Aislabie first began work on the water garden in 1718
- The Dying Gladiator was part of the water garden for 150 years before it went missing
- We need to raise £80,000 to return the statue to its rightful home
Donate to Help us return the Dying Gladiator to Studley Royal
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" Replicating and reinstating this missing statue will enhance the garden further and bring our visitors closer to John Aislabie's original vision."
Why give to the National Trust?
As a charity, we rely on the generosity of supporters to look after the outdoor spaces in our care. Not only do our supporters help to conserve beautiful landscapes and protect precious plants and wildlife. But they also ensure that future generations have places they can find freedom from everyday life, reconnect with the natural world and make memories to treasure. Your donation will go towards this project and other vital conservation work in the outdoors at this special place. With your support, we can continue to protect the irreplaceable. For ever, for everyone.