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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


You can renew your membership online in just a few easy steps to enjoy another year of amazing adventures

Show your support
Visitors enjoying an autumnal walk on the estate at Wallington, Northumberland

Help protect the trees that protect us 

Trees are our natural armour in the battle against climate change. By looking after existing woodlands and planting new trees, we can grow a cleaner future together. Help protect the trees that protect us and donate to our Woodlands appeal today.

Membership matters

Free Wills Month
Playing with autumn leaves at Morden Hall Park, London

Take part in Free Wills Month 

October is Free Wills Month and you can make or update your will for free in selected locations across the UK. Find out how to book an appointment and why gifts in wills are so vital in helping protect the places you love.

Lending a hand
Forget-me-nots in the garden at Peckover House, Cambridgeshire

Working together for a dementia-friendly future 

In what is the largest collaboration of its kind, we’ve partnered with Alzheimer’s Society on an ambitious three-year collaboration to make all 500 National Trust historic and countryside sites dementia-friendly.

Visitors and volunteers in the garden of Shaw's Corner

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.