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Summer 2024 magazine front cover
Summer 2024 magazine front cover | © National Trust Images/James Dobson

The National Trust members' magazine is our 'thank you' to you for being part of our work to care for nature, history and beauty. Published three times a year, it's full of behind-the-scenes stories and striking photography. We hope it will inspire you about all there is to discover and be part of with the National Trust.

Summer 2024 magazine highlights

Whatever your plans this summer, we hope your new magazine issue encourages you to make the most of the season ahead.

Maybe you’re looking for some inspiration for your next visit? Dip into the ‘Out & about’ section for a month-by-month flavour of what might be on near you, whether that’s a local event or something seasonal to do. Have a peek at the ‘Just for you’ section to remind yourself of all the brilliant benefits that come with membership as well as your visits. We’ve got exclusive competitions, behind-the-scenes stories, tips and makes, and sneak previews from our members’ area.

Or simply take some time for yourself and settle down with one of our feature articles to discover more about how your support is helping us look after nature, beauty and history – for everyone, for ever.

Going digital

From the autumn issue (coming September 2024), the National Trust Magazine will also be available digitally. To let us know you’d like to sign up for the digital version, you can do so via My Account. Simply sign up or log in, and select your magazine preference under 'Membership options' in the 'My memberships' section.

The digital magazine will include videos, podcasts and other interactive features. It’s also a convenient way for you to keep up with our latest news, events and inspiration. Whether you use a screen reader, prefer larger text or would like to listen to selected features read out loud, there will be plenty of options for you to explore.

In this issue

Aerial view of the rose garden at Mottisfont, Hampshire
Aerial view of the rose garden at Mottisfont, Hampshire | © National Trust Images/Steve Sayers

On the cover

At Mottisfont in Hampshire, the ‘old fashioned’ roses bloom just once a year and reach their peak in early June. As we celebrate 50 years since the precious collection was brought to Mottisfont for visitors to enjoy, the garden team is preparing it to face the climate challenges of the future.

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Listen to the audio edition

We produce an hour-long audio version of each issue, which covers the main articles from the magazine. It's ideal for those with visual impairment or who prefer to listen to the magazine. Presented by Sally Palmer, Editor of National Trust Magazine.

If you have a visual impairment and would prefer to receive a CD – or know someone who would – email RNIB at or phone them on 01733 375370.

Contact us

We love to hear what you think of National Trust Magazine. If you'd like to get in touch, please email us or write to us at:

National Trust Magazine
Kemble Drive

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If you have an idea for a magazine article, please email us with a brief summary of your idea. We don’t accept any unsolicited articles.

A young child and her mother bending down to look at flowers in the Sunken Garden in May at Castle Ward, County Down, Northern Ireland

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