Join & get involved

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

Volunteer helping child build a den in woodland


Enjoy unlimited 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

Buzzard taking off from a fence post, the Lake District

Could your photograph be the 2018 National Trust Handbook cover? 

Will your photo inspire millions of National Trust members in 2018? Our photo competition is now open with the theme 'As I walked out one midsummer morning'.

Rockpooling at The Leas, Tyne & Wear

Five amazing things members do 

National Trust membership helps keeps special places that way for ever. But what does that really mean? Your membership does more than you might think...

Visitors standing near the edge of the cliff

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.

" Kingston Lacy is really beautiful, and I enjoy organising guided walks so others can appreciate it as much as I do, and I'm making lots of friends at the same time."
- Tony, volunteer walking guide
Souter Lighthouse, Sunderland

How you've helped 

Find out how your donations and legacies have made a real difference in helping us to continue protecting the special places in our care.

Walkers along the Pennine Way with cattle grazing

Thank you

By becoming a member, donating or giving your time as a volunteer, you're helping to protect the nation's special places

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