Life membership

Go back to your favourite beach again and again, discover new cycle trails winding through woodland, or spend endless days strolling in the grounds of historic homes and exploring treasures inside. With National Trust life membership there’s more than 500 special places to explore as often as you like.

And thanks to the money from your membership we’ll be able to keep these places special for ever for everyone.

National Trust life membership benefits:

  • Free entry to over 500 special places
  • Free parking at most National Trust car parks
  • Free National Trust Handbook every year, full of ideas to help you plan a visit
  • Free National Trust Magazine, three times a year, packed with news, interviews and inspiration
  • New life member welcome pack including life membership card and an A5 hardback book titled 'Leave No Stone Unturned'
Visitor walking beside Hadrian's Wall, Northumberland

Individual life membership

Includes free admission for one accompanying guest:

Individual life: £1,730

For an individual aged 60 or over:

Individual senior life: £1,295

Loving the roses

Joint life membership

Two people, who are lifetime partners, living at the same address:

Joint life: £2,160

Where one of whom is aged 60 or over.

Joint senior life: £1,620

A family enjoying Claremont Landscape Garden

Family life membership

Two adults and all their children or grandchildren up to the age of 18. Adults must be lifetime partners, living at the same address. Under 5s go free.

Joint family life: £2,265

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Enjoy a year of free access to hundreds of unforgettable places

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