Collection highlights at our places

Want to delve into the objects and works of art in the houses and world-class collections we care for? Browse all our collections content in one place.

The Drawing Room at Peckover House and Garden, Cambridgeshire
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Our Favourite Things

Llanerchaeron, Ceredigion

With over 5000 items in the eclectic Pamela Ward collection, we decided to share some of our favourite things with you!

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Why Castle Drogo is special

Castle Drogo, Devon

Find out what makes Castle Drogo such a special 20th century building.

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Exploring Ickworth by tours

Ickworth, Suffolk

Uncover the stories behind Ickworth with our daily tours

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Explore the house and collections at Nostell

Nostell, West Yorkshire

Created by generations of the Winn family, Nostell was built to impress. From Robert Adam interiors to a world-class Chippendale collection, explore the rich history of this northern treasure house.

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Why Tyntesfield is special

Tyntesfield, North Somerset

A glorious Gothic Revival estate, complete with the largest collection of objects in the Trust

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Exploring Childhoods at Sudbury

Sudbury Hall and the National Trust Museum of Childhood, Derbyshire

Museum collections are constantly changing and developing and here at Sudbury that's no different. Thanks to funding from the Heritage Lottery we're exploring childhoods and collecting for the future, you might just see something you remember.

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Discover the House at Anglesey Abbey

Anglesey Abbey, Gardens and Lode Mill, Cambridgeshire

Join us as we transport you back to the summer of 1938 inside the house. With plenty to see and do, including some brand new exclusives, what will you discover?

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Devon gems

There are plenty of National Trust treasures around Devon. Why not take a look for yourself?

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Why Kingston Lacy is special

Kingston Lacy, Dorset

A vision from Venice nestled in a pocket of Dorset. Read about Kingston Lacy’s most influential owner who made it the special place you see today.

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Unlocking Blickling’s Archive

Blickling Estate, Norfolk

With our second contemporary art installation 'The Edge of Things' opening on 17 May, there’s a whole programme of events this year linked to the themes explored by artists Neville Gabie and Joan Gabie.

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'The Edge of Things' contemporary art at Blickling Estate

Blickling Estate, Norfolk

Find out how artists Neville Gabie and Joan Gabie have brought our nationally important book collection to life through contemporary art installation 'The Edge of Things', which runs from 17 May - 27 October.

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By special invitation to Treasurer's House

Treasurer's House, York, North Yorkshire

Join a small and exclusive guided tour and learn more about the eccentric owner and his special gift of Treasurer's House to the National Trust - the first to be gifted complete with its collection. Running Wednesday - Friday afternoons from 1.30pm, May - 25 October.

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Ben Taffinder: Solo Exhibition

Trelissick, Cornwall

The National Trust is delighted to welcome artist Ben Taffinder with his new solo show at Trelissick Gallery. In this collection of paintings, Ben is continuing his artist’s journey to understand Cornwall’s unique sea and landscapes.

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Explore Wimpole Hall

Wimpole Estate, Cambridgeshire

Marvel at the architecture of the largest country house in Cambridgeshire. See the spectacular Yellow Drawing Room and unusual plunge bath plus a fascinating glimpse of life below stairs.

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Objects from our Beatrix Potter collection

Hill Top, Cumbria

The collection we care for at Hill Top and the Gallery, left to us by Beatrix Potter, totals over 1433 objects in the house and over 2200 works on paper. Its range gives us a glimpse inside Beatrix Potter's magpie mind.

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Collection highlights at Oxburgh Hall

Oxburgh Hall, Norfolk

Many items in Oxburgh’s collection were acquired by the Bedingfeld family, explore some of the most significant items within the collection.

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Oxburgh's furniture collection

Oxburgh Hall, Norfolk

Whilst viewed in isolation, the dark furniture at Oxburgh Hall, cobbled together from other pieces, may not be to your taste. But when seen in the context of Oxburgh's interiors, the furniture is of real importance and a rare survival.

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Oxburgh’s historic wallpaper collection

Oxburgh Hall, Norfolk

Oxburgh’s notable collection of historic wallpapers dates from between 1750 and 1950 and includes designs by leading designers such as Pugin, Crace and Willement.