Wiltshire

World-famous gardens, villages and ancient landscapes, and some lesser-known gems

Places to visit

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Summer fun

Our work in the South West

Children playing in the Bide Brook and a dog walker in the village Lacock in Wiltshire

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Upcoming events

Avebury

Stonehenge and Avebury walking challenge

Fri 28 Jul 2017
01:00-23:59
An opportunity to walk in the footsteps of our ancestors in this iconic landscape, rich in archaeology, wildlife and plants. You can enjoy these wide open spaces by challenging yourself to complete all eight walks - once done you'll have walked 50km.
Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village

A grand tour family trail

Fri 28 Jul 2017
10:30-17:00
A fun family trail about the travels of the Talbot family. Join them on their holiday, try and work out where they have gone.
Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village

'Fractured architecture' by Thomas Kellner

Fri 28 Jul 2017
10:30-17:00
German photo artist, Thomas Kellner, presents an exhibition of cubist photography of the seemingly dancing architecture of famous landmarks at the Fox Talbot Museum at Lacock, Britain's birthplace of photography.
Mompesson House

Summer toys and games

Fri 28 Jul 2017
11:00-17:00
In the garden there'll be traditional outdoor games such as croquet and giant dominoes and a variety of 1970s toys.
Mompesson House

New beginnings: The story of the National Trust at Mompesson House

Fri 28 Jul 2017
11:00-17:00
Our 2017 exhibition celebrates the 40th anniversary of the National Trust redecorating, furnishing and opening Mompesson to visitors.
Avebury

Summer of play at Avebury

Fri 28 Jul 2017
11:00-17:00
Join us at Avebury for a fun summer of play. With plenty of areas to explore and lots of family activities and events, there's always something to do.
Visitors running at a National Trust site

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

For group visits

Somerset

From Tudor houses and hidden gardens to tors, gorges and natural piers, see what Somerset has to offer.

Dorset

Home to everything from an island, ancient coasts and hidden gems to a castle and Italian palace.

Gloucestershire

Cotswold landscapes, famed gardens and grand homes dating back to the Romans, discover what Gloucestershire has to offer.