Jonny Loughridge

I’ll be going to Art College to study Graphic Design in September. For the past couple of years I’ve been a professional photographer at events. I travel from Ballymena each week, to get the opportunity to explore the unique history of Mount Stewart.

Jonny Loughridge

The House in Winter Talks

Knightshayes, Devon

Discover what happens at Knightshayes during the winter months. Enjoy a brief introductory talk to the history and family who once lived here.

Thu 24 Jan 2019

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Unseen Spaces Tours 2019

Polesden Lacey, Surrey

We are continuing to work towards 'unlocking' more rooms in Polesden Lacey House, guest bedrooms, corridors, & the King's suite, for everyone to enjoy.

Thu 24 Jan 2019

+ 46 other dates



'Play hard' storytelling tours

Tyntesfield, North Somerset

On weekdays in January, access to the house at Tyntesfield is on a 'Play hard' storytelling tour only. Find out more about the Gibbs family and how they made Tyntesfield their home. Tickets are also available on the day.

Thu 24 Jan 2019

+ 6 other dates


Walking trail

Sheringham woodland and coastal walk, Sheringham Park, near Cromer, Norfolk

Sheringham Park, Norfolk

Savour the views from the tree-top gazebo and absorb the history and rich variety of trees, bird and animal life on a wonderfully varied walk. Moderate, 7 miles.


January house tours

Kingston Lacy, Dorset

Ever wondered what it takes to care for Kingston Lacy? Enjoy an exclusive guided tour around the State and Ground floor rooms of Kingston Lacy house during its winter closure.

Thu 24 Jan 2019

+ 7 other dates



Volunteering in Lincolnshire and South Nottinghamshire

Volunteering with us is a great way to meet new people, learn new skills, and get close to the special places and collections we care for, and bring them to life for our visitors.


We're giving schools a chance to win GIANT day out!

Giant's Causeway, County Antrim

Could you be in with a chance to win GIANT day out for your primary school?

Published : 16 Jan 2019 Last update : 24 Jan 2019


World Book Day fun at Sheffield Park and Garden

Sheffield Park and Garden, East Sussex

We're joining in the fun of World Book Day weekend at Sheffield Park and Garden. Come and have a nosy around our bookshop and exchange your token here.


Volunteering in an around Dorset

Be inspired by the wealth of volunteering opportunities in and around Dorset. Join an amazing team and make friends whilst supporting a great cause.


Volunteer at Mompesson House

Mompesson House, Wiltshire

If you love storytelling, enjoy meeting people and have a little time to give, why not become a volunteer room guide at Mompesson House in 2019?

Finch Foundry

Okehampton, Devon

The last working water-powered forge in England

Closed today
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Weekday winter tours at Bodiam Castle

Bodiam Castle, East Sussex

Enjoy a guided tour of the castle this winter.

Thu 24 Jan 2019

+ 26 other dates



Watermills and windpumps in the East of England

Mills and windpumps are iconic features in the landscape of East Anglia, from the Norfolk Broads to the Cambridgeshire fens.

Dunster Castle

near Minehead, Somerset

An ancient castle and comfortable country home with dramatic vistas and subtropical gardens

Open today
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Pen y Fan sign goes under the hammer

Brecon Beacons, Powys

The iconic National Trust omega sign from the summit of Pen y Fan is to be auctioned to help raise awareness of the Brecon Beacons appeal. The star of thousands of triumphant selfies, the sign signifies many special moments and now there's a chance for someone to own a piece of Welsh mountain history.


Hands On or Hands Off?

Our new project to discover the best ways to explain our conservation work to visitors.


Shopping at Petworth House

Petworth, West Sussex

Take inspiration from Petworth's unique art collection and landscape deer park and find the perfect mementoes and gifts to take home in our two gift shops.


World Book Day at Petworth House and Park

Petworth, West Sussex

Find out about the new trail running between 9 and 10 March at Petworth for World Book Day and take a look at the exciting new books for 2019 that you can exchange for your £1 voucher.