Sunset at Calstone and Cherhill Downs, Wiltshire

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Coronavirus update 

From end of Tuesday 24 March, we closed all our car parks to further restrict the spread of coronavirus. This followed the decision to close our parks and gardens in addition to our houses, shops and cafes. We urge people to stay local and observe social distancing. Please do not travel.

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Bringing special places to you

While you can't get to visit National Trust places for the time being, rest assured we'll continue to bring nature, beauty and history into your own home. We'll brighten your days with things to do and be inspired by on our website. And we'll be looking after all those special places for when they're open again.

Visitors enjoying gardening activities in the kitchen garden at Osterley Park and House, London

Things to do at home and in the garden 

Get some inspiration for activities to do on your own or with family. You won't be short of things to do at home this spring.

View of the Giant's Causeway

Virtual tours of our places 

Bring beautiful garden scenes and sweeping outdoor views to your own home with our virtual tours.

Codger's Fort on the estate at Wallington, Northumberland

Listen to podcasts from the National Trust 

Did you know that we now produce podcasts? You can download episodes for free on a variety of subjects, from the stories behind our gardens, collections and outdoor places, to the houses that helped shape and influence the work of great writers.

Young boy looking into a magnifying glass

‘50 things to do before you're 11¾’ 

Get up close and personal with nature this spring by trying ‘50 things to do before you're 11¾’. Whether its making friends with a bug, helping a plant to grow or rolling down a big hill, there's loads you can do in your garden at home.

The cast of Belgravia

Film and TV lovers 

Discover which of our places have starred on the silver screen or played a key role as TV locations in dramas such as Poldark and Game of Thrones.

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