Looking after Lyveden

We need your help to raise £1,000,000 to support the Lyveden Reconnected project, this will help us to preserve and protect Lyveden.

View of Lyveden manor from the gardens
View of Lyveden Manor from the driveway

Take a behind the scenes look at Lyveden Reconnected

Join us this spring for an amazing opportunity to experience a different visit to Lyveden

What does belief mean to you?

What does belief mean to you?

This spring we're opening up new spaces in Lyveden manor to ask the question; what does belief mean to you?

Looking after Lyveden

Please select an amount

Views of the lodge from the moat, with couple walking
£5 Will help to open up new interpretation spaces in the manor for visitors to enjoy. This will help us tell Sir Thomas' story, explore the history of the landscape and offer you space to reflect and connect.
£25 Can help us use space in the manor to create new accessible visitor facilities in the manor and improve accessibility across Lyveden
Peering through the hedge into the orchard
View of the garden lodge from the front door
£50 Helps to make the manor a part of Lyveden again - sympathetically reconnecting the manor grounds to the historical landscape. This enables you to explore and enjoy the unique and unspoiled Elizabethan garden as Sir Thomas intended.
Or enter your own amount
Inside the kitchen in the garden lodge

Looking at Lyveden differently

Experience a different view of Lyveden with our brand new introductory film.

Models of the New Bield, finished and unfinished

'In Our Lifetime' a Magnum Photos Exhibition

Do relevant modern stories help visitors connect with Lyveden in different ways?

Why give to the National Trust

As a charity, we rely on the generosity of supporters to look after the historic buildings in our care. Not only do our supporters help to conserve beautiful homes and stunning gardens. They also ensure that future generations have places where they can be inspired by stories of the past, enjoy peace and time to reflect, and make memories to treasure. Your donation will go towards this project and other vital conservation work on our buildings at this special place. With your support, we can continue to protect the irreplaceable. For ever, for everyone.

Donate now to Lyveden Reconnected