National Trust

Moments of magic

Bringing generations together

Sweeping landscapes

Views that give you room to breathe

Places make us

Explore the stories that will show you why

near Redruth, Cornwall

Impressive Cornish beam engines and industrial heritage discovery centre

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Templepatrick, County Antrim

The finest example in Ireland of Robert Adam's neoclassical architecture

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Looe, Cornwall

Stretch your legs in a living Cornish landscape

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Victorian Christmas tree trimming at Speke Hall

Celebrating Christmas 

Experience unique Christmas celebrations at a place near you. Whether you love seeing houses and gardens all dressed up for the season or are looking for some festive food ideas, there's lots to choose from.

Visitors enjoying the Long Gallery in Powis Castle, Wales

Explore for free with your National Lottery ticket 

Is there a castle, a garden or historic house you've always wanted to explore? We're offering National Lottery players free entry to many of our places with a lottery ticket, from Wednesday 5 - Friday 7 December. Enjoy this special offer to visit a National Trust place for the first time, or as a member and to bring along friends and family for free.

Christmas at Sudbury Hall and the National Trust Museum of Childhood, Derbyshire

Gift membership

This Christmas, give someone you love a whole year’s worth of discovery with gift membership.

Gift wrap from the National Trust's Christmas shop collection

Looking for the perfect gift?

Whether you’re looking for a unique gift, stocking fillers or a Secret Santa, our Christmas shop has everything you need.

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Find the perfect Christmas gift

For the early wakers and once-a-year bakers, the Boxing Day walkers and late night talkers, find the perfect Christmas gift on the National Trust online shop.

Enjoying their time together at Dunham Massey, Greater Manchester

These are the places that make us  

Whether it's the place you first fell in love, somewhere to escape the bustle of everyday life, or where you go to get closer to nature, we all make special connections with different places. These are the places that make us who we are. For Stuart and Rebecca, they have watched their family grow at Dunham Massey in Greater Manchester. Join them as they take a break from the chaos of daily life and enjoy some time spent together in nature.

Fountains Cottage in the snow, North Yorkshire

Last-minute breaks

Escape the hustle and bustle of the festive season with a last-minute winter break at one of our holiday cottages.

Rebuilding England’s highest war memorial: the cairn on top of Scafell Pike

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