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
Child amongst ferns at a garden at Trelissick, Cornwall

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 the 2019 Handbook and membership card. We want photos that capture what nature means to you - a favourite landscape or wildlife wonder at one of the National Trust places you visit this summer.

Lending a hand
Visiting Sudbury Hall and the National Trust Museum of Childhood, Derbyshire

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.

Giving your support
Visitors stand among the hedges of the sloping maze at Glendurgan in Cornwall

All our current appeals 

Browse all our current appeals and see which place or cause is closest to your heart. From protecting the coast, countryside and threatened wildlife to restoring houses, gardens and valuable collections, or saving mazes and wind-pumps, we've some vital projects needing your support.

Will my membership change?

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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.