Join & get involved

You can help support the places you love by becoming a member, donating or giving your time as a volunteer


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


We're a charity and rely on your donations to help our conservation work


Each year thousands of volunteers join us in caring for all the special places you love

Making the most of membership
Visitor at the Giant's Causeway

Send us your best shots 

Our annual photography competition is open for entries. This year we're looking for two special images to feature on our 2019 Handbook and membership card. We want photos that capture what nature means to you - a favourite landscape or wildlife wonder at one of our places.

Giving your time
garden volunteer talking to visitors

Supporter groups 

Getting involved with a supporter group is a great way to get closer to your local National Trust place. Find out more about how to join in.

Supporting our cause

Philip's lasting legacy

Long-standing member, Philip Crossley-Dawson, shares his love of Arnside Knott in Cumbria in this video, as he walks through the countryside so rich with fond memories and tells us about the lasting gift he's made and why.

Will my membership change?

The law has changed

New data protection laws mean you have more control over how you hear from us. But if you don’t opt in, you might end up getting left out.