Volunteers help make our site the best it possibly can be from keeping the grounds looking glorious to making colorful historic costume. We guarantee you'll feel part of family in no time, there's never a shortage of tea, biscuits and chatting!
Love nothing more than a muddy pair of boots and breathing lungfuls of fresh air?
It's the skills, time and passion of our volunteers that make our places special.
All the money raised by the sale of second-hand books helps to look after this special place for ever for everyone.
"A word of warning – once you start on a project like this, you start looking for graffiti in every building you visit. It is catching!" Gill, Volunteer Graffiti Hunter.
Read more about the project.
Take a look at what you can get up to on your visit and read our list of top highlights not to be missed.
We are a charity and your money (from membership to magnets) goes directly towards conserving and maintaining the places and spaces in our care.