Things to do

Get some inspiration for activities to do on your own or with family... you won't be short of things to do at home or in the garden this autumn

A girl making seed bombs
Be inspired by nature this Halloween

How to have a nature inspired Halloween 

Creating a spooky Halloween shouldn't have to have a frightening impact on the environment. Use seasonal veg to carve your way to fun decorations, then reuse the materials for delicious autumnal recipes.

Materials for making a bird feeder laid on a work bench

Learn something new 

Have you ever wanted to learn how to climb a tree, make a bird feeder or create a bee box for your garden? Follow one of our many how to guides and become an expert in something new in no time.

Visitors in the house wearing masks at Tyntesfield, Somerset

Listen to podcasts from the National Trust 

Did you know that we produce podcasts? You can download episodes for free on a variety of subjects, from the stories behind our gardens, collections and outdoor places, to the houses that helped shape and influence the work of great writers. In the latest episode, we go behind the scenes and meet the people who made reopening our places possible and discover the challenges they had to overcome.


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