As a charity we need your help to protect the UK's best-loved places in our care, to ensure they remain special for everyone

The north scaffolding at Lindisfarne Castle
Family playing in a tree stump at Plas Newydd in Anglesey

Free Wills Month 

October is national Free Wills Month. In this month we've teamed up with Free Wills Network to give our supporters access to hundreds of solicitors across the country to get a simple will, written for free. Get in touch to arrange an appointment.

A red squirrel at Allan Bank in Grasmere Cumbria

Keep red squirrels alive in the Lake District 

Against the odds native reds still survive in the Lakes. But they are under constant threat from the non-native grey squirrels that carry a deadly virus. We need your help to support the Lakes' local squirrel groups to protect reds in our woodlands.

Seagulls over Lindisfarne Castle

Support our Protect Special Places appeal 

We need to take urgent action to help the people who safeguard historic places like Nick who is the House Steward at Lindisfarne Castle, as the castle needs major renovation due to the enormous damage caused by centuries of wind and rain. With your support, we can respond to protect iconic places like this.

Other ways of giving


Meet two volunteers who have pledged a gift in their will

David and Christine Griffin have pledged a gift in their will to Hughenden Manor, Buckinghamshire, so they can continue enjoying this National Trust place with their family, and be assured their grandchildren's grandchildren can too.

Make a donation

Membership and visitor income makes a vital contribution to the upkeep of our amazing places, but we rely on your additional generosity to continue to protect the irreplaceable