Looking across Rosthwaite towards Stonethwaite in Upper Borrowdale, Cumbria

Our cause

Morden Hall Park's assistant gardener pruning roses

Who are we? 

Meet some of the people that work to help protect and look after special places. We are a charity and your money goes directly towards keeping places special for ever, for everyone.

Getting to know the woods at Sheringham Park

Awe-inspiring woodlands 

Whether you're climbing around a gnarled old trunk or gazing up into a riot of autumnal colour, the trees in our woodlands are spectacular during the autumn.

How we're helping

A waterfall at Stickle Ghyll, Cumbria

Working towards a low-carbon future 

We're working with the campaign for a smarter Britain to show you how nature could thrive if we embrace a low-carbon future.

Support our conservation work

Llanfairpwll, Anglesey

Enchanting mansion and gardens, with spectacular views of Snowdonia. A whole day of things to see and do.

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Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

An Italianate Palace in the heart of Suffolk

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Dover, Kent

Magnificent coastal site overlooking the English Channel

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Archaeology dig

Archaeology at the National Trust 

We care for many rich and diverse archaeological sites, from prehistoric monuments to twentieth-century military installations. Our archaeologists work to care for these places so that everyone can enjoy them.