North West

View over the garden at Quarry Bank

Explore magnificent houses, mighty castles, stunning coastline and dramatic landscapes.

Child on the stepping stones at Speke Hall's woodland play trail

Outdoor adventures this half-term in the North West 

Explore the shore, plant a seed or take up our 50 things to do before you’re 11¾’ challenge.

Sand Lizard basking on bare sand

Wildlife discoveries in the North West this spring 

As the weather warms, birds, insects and other wildlife are busy getting ready for spring. Find out more about spring wildlife across the North West.

Bluebells carpet the woodland to the West of the house at Speke Hall, Merseyside

Hidden gems in the North West 

Think you know your local National Trust place? Here are some hidden gems to discover this spring. Why not bring a friend and enjoy finding them?

Volunteers repairing a drystone wall

Volunteering opportunities in the North West  

You don't need to be an expert or a history buff to volunteer for the National Trust. If you've got enthusiasm and a bit of time to spare, we'd love to hear from you at any of the special places we look after in the North West.

Tin bath at High Hallgarth

Holidays in the Lakes - latest news 

Find out about our latest news, offers and general availability this spring.