National Trust

Walk on the wild side

You’re helping to keep places like this protected

Breath of fresh air

Protecting 775 miles of threatened coastline

Wildlife havens

Giving habitats and rare species a helping hand

Burwash, East Sussex

Jacobean house, home of Rudyard Kipling

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Saintfield, County Down

Whatever the season there's always something new to see....

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Harrogate, North Yorkshire

Dramatic moorland rock formations

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Wildflower in the garden at Polesden Lacey, Surrey.

Summer gardens near you 

With vibrant displays of flowers and long, warm days to look forward to, summer is the time to make the most of nature, so why not explore the delights of some of the gardens we care for.


Why I surf

'When you surf, you learn forever’. Enjoy some of our supporters’ stories and see why they love to surf, in our latest video. Proof that there's no age barrier when you're riding the waves...

Seagulls over Lindisfarne Castle

Support our Protect Special Places appeal 

We need to take urgent action to safeguard historic places like Lindisfarne Castle which needs major renovation due to the enormous damage caused by centuries of wind and rain. With your support, we can respond fast to protect iconic places like this.

Thank you

We couldn't do it without you

Thanks to you we're able to protect miles of coast and countryside for ever, for everyone

couple with wheelchair


Explore over 500 special places with National Trust membership. Your support helps to protect and maintain the places you love – for ever, for everyone.

Ranger dry stone walling


It’s only with your support that we can look after the places that make our world a bit more special.

Ferry Cottage on the Cliveden Estate in Buckinghamshire

Stay on a film set

We spoke to Academy Award® winner Diane Keaton about her experience shooting her new film, Hampstead, at our very own Cliveden holiday cottage.

Visitors enjoying a day at the coast at West Wittering

Summer inspiration

With each purchase on our online shop, the money goes back in to protecting the places you love.