North West

Visitors walking in the gardens at Quarry Bank

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

Places to visit

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A family visiting the garden at Rufford Old Hall

Where you can visit 

We're reopening the places you love in the North West, safely and in line with government guidance. We recommend you book in advance for visits to gardens and parks, especially at busy times such as weekends and bank holidays. However, where space is available on weekdays, pre-booking isn't always necessary. See what's open near you...

Plan your next visit

Family running alongside the topiary hedges surrounding the Tudor house

Half term adventures in the North West 

Get out into the fresh air this spring and enjoy half term with the National Trust in Cheshire, Merseyside or Lancashire.

View over the garden at Quarry Bank

Gardens to visit in the North West 

Stroll through landscaped gardens at large country houses or discover kitchen gardens with fruitful veg patches. The gardens at special places in the North West are bursting with colour all year round.

Walks and wildlife in the North West

Uncover our collection in the North West