Things to do

Discover what's on, find an event or get some inspiration for activities to do on your own or with family and friends... you won't be short of things to do at our places

Visitors relaxing in the garden at Allan Bank and Grasmere, Cumbria
A child taking a close look at the spring blossom

Best places to spot signs of spring 

From gambolling lambs to fields of dancing daffodils and the scent of wild garlic, there are so many things to love about spring. If you've been waiting eagerly for the season to start, then these are the best places to go and drink it all in.

Family exploring the garden at Stourhead, Wiltshire

Plan the perfect Mother's Day 

We’ve got lots of ideas to help you spoil that special someone this Mother’s Day. Why not get the family together for one of our special events, or treat her to the perfect gift from our online shop?

Member of staff checking the records at the Plant Conservation Centre

Listen to podcasts from the National Trust 

Download and listen to audio episodes for free exploring the renowned gardens, world-class interiors and breathtaking walks of the National Trust. Join us for the latest episode where we’re at the Trust’s most secretive location: the Plant Conservation Centre. Join us as we go beyond its locked gates to find out how we protect our rarest species of plant.

What's on

Plan your perfect day out. We've a wide variety of events taking place all year round, for all the family to enjoy


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