South West

Classic coastline, tropical gardens, iconic monuments and the great outdoors

Volunteering at Dyrham Park

Volunteering in the South West 

Volunteers are a vital part of everything the National Trust does. If you've ever fancied getting stuck in, being part of a team, learning something new or just helping out, now's a great time. Here are a few ideas to get you started.

A person walking and another on a mobility scooter, in the Heddon Valley in winter

Winter wildlife walks in the South West 

Across the South West there are walks which take in top twitching spots and great places to see winter wildlife.

Couple on holiday in Devon

Last minute holiday in the South West  

The year might be winding down, but why not make the most of it with a winter getaway? Whether you’re seeking an active holiday with the family, or a peaceful retreat where you can stroll along the coast path, we’re sure to have the perfect holiday cottage for you in the South West.

Reading and drawing

A close up of a wedding couple holding hands

Wedding venues in the South West 

You could say 'I do' in style with a wedding or civil partnership at one of these places in the South West.

Stary skies at Lacock Abbey

Stargazing in the South West 

From Cornwall to Stonehenge, the South West offers hundreds of opportunities to get away from the bright city lights and discover the night sky.

Visitor walking their dog on a frosty morning in the north woodland, Trelissick, Cornwall

Find a place to visit 

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

Girl running through a field in winter hat

Find an event 

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