From Tudor houses and hidden gardens to tors, gorges and natural piers

Places to visit

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The great outdoors

Just over the border
Children playing by the bridge at Stourhead, Wiltshire

Summer at Stourhead 

Palladian house and world-famous landscape garden makes for an ideal spring day out. A landscape filled with colour and rooted in history.

Our work in the South West

Visitors running at a National Trust site

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Places in the South West host everything from guided house tours and ranger days to spring walks.

Upcoming events


Antony Gibbs family trail

Tue 22 Aug 2017
Discover what Tyntesfield's great Victorian, Antony Gibbs, did to change and modernise the estate.
Dunster Castle

Summer sale

Tue 22 Aug 2017
Pick up a bargain in our summer sale
Bath Skyline

City to Countryside Walk

Tue 22 Aug 2017
Stretch your legs and glimpse a different side to Bath, as you wander from city to countryside with our Bath Skyline volunteer.
Dunster Castle

A trail of tales - family trail

Tue 22 Aug 2017
Step back in time to meet the inhabitants of Dunster Castle and discover their stories on this family trail.
Prior Park Landscape Garden

Terrific Tuesdays: Bug hunting

Tue 22 Aug 2017
Activities every Tuesday morning during the summer holidays.
Dunster Castle

Victorian Falconry

Tue 22 Aug 2017
Period Victorian dog and hawk demonstrations.
Children playing in the Bide Brook and a dog walker in the village Lacock in Wiltshire

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Discover somewhere to visit using our search. In the South West you're never far from somewhere to explore.