National Trust

Flying colours

Wildlife wonders to raise the spirits

Into the woods

To find peaceful reflection

Margaret's story

These are the places that make us

Chirk, Wrexham

Magnificent medieval fortress of the Welsh Marches

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Seaham, County Durham

County Durham's coastline has emerged from a polluted industrial past to become a haven for wildlife

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near Saltash, Cornwall

Tudor house with superb collections, garden, quay and estate

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Jumping the waves at Murlough National Nature Reserve. Competition entry from Paul McCartan

Send us your best shots 

Our annual photography competition is now open for entries. This year we're looking for an outstanding image to feature on our 2020 Handbook, on the theme of 'places that make you feel good'. Show us how your visits to a favourite National Trust countryside spot, or newly-discovered garden or historic house, can inspire you and change the way you feel.

Visitors at the 2018 Kite Festival at Downhill Demesne


Enjoy free access to more than 500 places with National Trust membership.

National Trust ranger digging bridleway, Grange in Borrowdale


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

A young boy enjoys messy baking fun

Join in the Great Scone Bake 

Get your friends and family together and raise some dough for the National Trust as your favourite charity, by joining our Great Scone Bake fundraising event on Friday 28 June 2019. Whether you're jam or cream first, bake for what you believe in.

The exterior of The Farm House, Pont Pill, Cornwall

Bank holiday getaways

Looking for a last-minute break? Get 15% off last-minute holidays and plan your Bank Holiday getaway.

Essential gardening tools from the National Trust online shop

Spring garden essentials

Start your garden spring cleaning with our stylish essentials to make sure summer blooms at home.