South West

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

Volunteers take part in a beach clean at Studland Bay

Beach cleans across the South West 

We look after miles of coastline and beaches across the South West, and rely on volunteers to help us clear the tons of litter that appears on the coast. Take a look and see if there's a beach clean near you for this weekend and beyond.

Mothers day events with the National Trust in Northern Ireland

Spoil your mum this Mother's Day 

Why not show your mum how special she is by treating her to a day out? Across the South West there are events and activities taking place which are perfect for spoiling her rotten.

Spring gardens and flowers

Join a Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

Easter in the South West 

Looking for something to do in the Easter holidays? Places across the South West are full of opportunities to get outside and many have Cadbury Easter Egg Hunts.

Reading and drawing

Spring bulbs flowering at Tyntesfield

Find a place to visit 

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

Walkers enjoy Killerton's garden in spring

Spring walks by county 

The outdoors begins to transform in the spring as colour returns to the landscape and the temperature starts to warm up. It's a great time of year for getting outdoors and exploring on foot.

A group on a tour along the Tin Coast

People's Landscapes in the South West 

This year, the National Trust is launching People’s Landscapes, a series of events and activities that will explore landscapes where people came together to seek dramatic social change.

Groups of people outside the front of the house for a popular event at Arlington Court

Find an event 

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