Join us for a filming tour of Rainham Hall, as we open our big front door to welcome you to the site of Scrooge’s house in BBC One’s A Christmas Carol 2019. Go behind the scenes with a guide to see where the action happened, have a look at...
Have you got any New Years Resolutions? We've got plenty to do in our garden this winter, and we could do with some extra help. If you've got some time to spare, help us move compost and plant seeds for our new orchard opening this Spring.
Land of the Fanns invited local people and communities to a story writing workshop on 25 Jan where participants identified and celebrated 100 Stories gathered in response to the different Landscape Character Areas within the Land of the Fanns...
If you are interested in volunteering at Knole, come along to a free coffee morning to find out more and meet our friendly team. You'll be able to discover what opportunities are available and talk to some of our volunteers.
Goldwork embroidery is a beautiful art form with a rich history. Spend a day with Royal School of Needlework trained Hanny Newton to experiment with contemporary techniques inspired by this traditional art form.
Follow Ham’s own four legged friend to spot everything Charlie the dog has found in this winter children’s trail. Available from visitor reception for £1, keep the little ones entertained as they get out and about in the Christmas holiday.
Take some precious time to yourself and get out on a fresh autumn walk. Reflect and recharge on our inspirational and uplifting self-led trail, guiding you to stunning viewpoints around our wider estate.
We bring to life the stories of people who have lived, worked and made their own special memories at Polesden over the last century, using new research from our archives and reminiscences from the people themselves.
Are you a regular runner looking for a challenge? Our 10k trail runs give you the opportunity to train for the next big event, or keep fit whilst enjoying the beautiful surroundings of some of our special places.
Get the best from your camera with one of our own photographers. Understand what all the camera controls do and how they relate to one another.
We will cover portraiture, landscape, action, flash and low light photography.
Over the years, Polesden Lacey has been the backdrop to many romantic moments. During the month of February, we want to celebrate all the love stories that Polesden has witnessed over the years… including yours.
This is our social walking group for active older walkers covering the stunning and occasionally hilly terrain of the Surrey Hills.
Enjoy a scenic guided walk in good company on the first Friday of every month.
Join our guides for a relaxed stroll through the beautiful gardens focussing on the early flowers to be found at this time of year. Learn a little more about the spring flowers including their history and folklore.
There's been a murder in the mansion at Scotney Castle and we need your help in solving the crime. Where did it happen? What was the weapon? Who was the culprit? Pick up your trail sheet and start looking for clues.
Come and find out about volunteering at Runnymede, Ankerwycke and Finchampstead Ridges from our staff and volunteer team, including opportunities linked to the Runnymede Explored project, supported by the National Lottery Heritage Fund.
Join our Ranger for an evening walk through the garden and into the woods. Keep your eyes peeled for night-time wildlife; look out for deer, listen out for owls and see if you can be as quiet as a mouse!
Meet at Millmead lock for a 5.5 mile walk around the Chantries in Guildford and Shalford with the River Wey volunteers. One steep climb. Bring a packed lunch, but we will stop at the Seahorse in Shalford. Please book, but the walk is free.
As part of our celebrations for the 125th anniversary of the National Trust we’re releasing 50 things to do at Cliveden before you’re 125 ¾, as suggested by our staff, volunteers and visitors to help you get the most out of your visit to Cliveden.
Whilst the main house with the Disraeli rooms will be closed for conservation work from 6-24 Jan, the west wing which features the Second Word War Hillside story will be open.
The Shop, Café and Gardens are open as usual.
Exploring Benjamin Disraeli's life as a Jew and a Christian, this exhibition looks at the story behind his baptism through items from the collection including punch cartoons, election posters and books.
Join Hughenden's house team to see spaces that aren't usually open to the public. Find out about the architectural history of the manor, discover where special collections are stored and learn how we look after the manor today.
This half term become a bird detective and take on a mini adventure around the gardens to learn about the birdlife at Hughenden with our winged heroes Bat and Robin. £3 per trail with a craft to take home.
Enjoy the extensive, lovely views to be seen from the chalk grasslands of Dunstable Downs. Nordic Walk alongside the wild flower meadows and woodlands and along the chalk escarpment of the Chiltern Hills.