Talk to an expert, learn a new skill, enjoy some music or watch a re-enactment - there's lots to choose from.

Family events and activities

Transform yourself into a knight at Chirk Castle, Wrexham © Helen Anson

Transform yourself into a knight at Chirk Castle, Wrexham

We've loads of indoor and outdoor activities this season. Have fun outdoors and join our 50 things before you're 11 ¾ challenge, or try one of our ever-popular Cadbury Easter Egg Trails.

Arts and crafts

Make a jester's hat at Trerice, Cornwall © National Trust

Make a jester's hat at Trerice, Cornwall

If you're interested in creating art or simply appreciating it,then we've plenty of events and exhibitions for you.


Traditional Mummer performance at Batemans © National Trust

Traditional Mummer performance at Batemans

Throughout the year our places are all set to entertain you with plays, concerts, screenings, film festivals and more.

Historical events

Celebrate the spirit of 1940s Britain © National Trust

Celebrate the spirit of 1940s Britain

Sing along to songs from the era, while browsing living history stands of the Second World War, civvies and service personnel.


Join us for talks and tours, theatre, workshops or a guided roam around our beautiful castles and grounds - we have events to suit all tastes.


Our houses often show work from the local community and worldwide. Our Trust New Art exhibitions run until the end of 2014.


Our farmers' markets are held throughout the year, selling the best fresh and seasonal produce direct from local farmers.

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