Meet our volunteers

Find out why volunteers give up their time to look after our places. Read our full collection of volunteer profiles and articles

Sugar Loaf in the Brecon Beacons, Powys
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Our volunteers

Marsden Moor Estate, West Yorkshire

Volunteers are an integral part of our Marsden Moor team. Find out more about the variety of jobs on offer.

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Life as a volunteer at Mr Straw's House

Mr Straw's House, Nottinghamshire

Find out what it's like to be a volunteer at Mr Straw's House through the thoughts of Isobel.

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Volunteer at Grange Barn

Grange Barn, Essex

Get more involved with our work at the barn. There’s lots to do, behind the scenes, helping visitors or using your practical skills. Make new friends, learn about the estate and volunteer with us.

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Volunteer at Croome

Croome, Worcestershire

There are plenty of ways to get involved and help at Croome. From groups and associations to regular volunteering roles, find out how you can make a difference.

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Join the team at Upton

Upton House and Gardens, Warwickshire

It’s great to get involved in what we do - it’s fun, interesting and social. Everyone involved helps support our cause. So why not join the team as a volunteer? If you're interested, visit the volunteering pages and register your interest.

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Volunteer at Kinver Edge

Kinver Edge and the Rock Houses, Staffordshire

We couldn't work without our dedicated team of volunteers that help us look after Kinver Edge and the Rock Houses. Take a look at jobs they help us with and how to get involved and join the team yourself.

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Volunteer profile: meet Martin Sizeland

Blakeney National Nature Reserve, Norfolk

Martin joined our Visitor Welcome team at Morston Quay in April 2018 after retiring from a career in the construction industry; here is his story.

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Volunteer profile: Meet Bob Fossey

Horsey Windpump, Norfolk

Bob Fossey joined the newly formed windpump volunteer team at Horsey Windpump as a volunteer in April 2018

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Volunteer profile: meet Richard Porter

Blakeney National Nature Reserve, Norfolk

Richard Porter started volunteering with the National Trust in 2002 and has contributed thousands of hours to the countryside team at Blakeney National Nature Reserve.

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What's it like to volunteer on the estate at Scotney Castle?

Scotney Castle, Kent

Are you interested in volunteering? Here what Judith, an estate volunteer here at Scotney, has to say about her experiences.

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What's it like to volunteer in the house at Scotney Castle?

Scotney Castle, Kent

Are you interested in volunteering? Here what Maz, a house volunteer here at Scotney, has to say about her experiences.

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Volunteer profile: Amy Millward, interpretation intern

Heddon Valley, Devon

Amy talks about her time as Heddon Valley's Interpretation intern...

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Meet Keith

Chartwell, Kent

Keith always knew that he would spend his retirement volunteering with the National Trust. Read about why he loves working with us at Chartwell.

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Celebrating Volunteers

Rainham Hall, London

To celebrate National Volunteers’ Week, Jesse highlights the invaluable contribution of volunteers in the Garden at Rainham Hall.

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The Broadening of Horizons

Felbrigg Hall, Gardens and Estate, Norfolk

Andrew has been volunteering at Felbrigg since 2017 as both a Visitor Experience volunteer and a room guide. He shares with us how volunteering has given him new opportunities, and improved his wellbeing.

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Become part of a great team

575 Wandsworth Road, London

We couldn't work without our dedicated team of volunteers who help us run and look after 575 Wandsworth Road. Take a look at how you can get involved by joining the volunteer team.

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Volunteer at the home of Sir Winston Churchill

Chartwell, Kent

Are you looking for a new challenge? Meeting new people? Learning new skills? From Room Stewards to Garden Tour Guides, find out about our volunteering opportunities here.

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Seventeenth century letters discovered at Knole

Knole, Kent

Many amazing discoveries were made during the Inspired by Knole project, including three letters dating back to the seventeenth century hidden under the floorboards at Knole.