Whether you're looking to celebrate old traditions, make new memories or simply escape the hustle and bustle of the high street – it wouldn't be Christmas without us

Winter walking
View of knot garden and hall at Moseley Old Hall

Our gardens in winter 

Our gardeners work hard all year making sure our gardens look their best and winter is no exception. Here we list some of our best gardens to visit during the winter months.

Winter walks

Fountains Cottage in the snow, North Yorkshire

Time to get away 

If you're looking for an excuse to go somewhere new this season, then our pick of the best Christmas and New Year cottages are for you. Whether clusters for big family parties or hidden-away breaks, our holiday cottages will help you celebrate the festive season in a home away from home.

Exterior lighting on the North Front of Waddesdon Manor, Buckinghamshire

Christmas at Waddesdon Manor

At Waddesdon in Buckinghamshire, we're continuing our magical ‘Winter Light at Waddesdon’ theme for the festive season.

Come to Killerton, Devon to experience The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe this Christmas

Narnia brings a festive chill to Killerton 

Step into the magical world of 'The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe' at Killerton this Christmas. See the house and outdoors transformed into scenes from the classic fairy-tale.

Christmas near you

The National Trust's spring garden range

Spring garden goodies

Time to prune wisteria, clematis and wintered fuchsia and plant your summer borders. Do it all in style with our new gardening and spring ranges.

Volunteering at Batemans East Sussex


Each year thousands of volunteers join us in caring for all the special places you love. Why not join them?