Volunteering at Stourhead
Volunteering with the National Trust at Stourhead offers a range of benefits, giving you the chance to make new friends, learn new skills and share your passion with the thousands of people who visit the estate each year. Here, you’ll find all the information you need to get started.
Why volunteer at Stourhead?
There are lots of reasons to join us; making the move to volunteer could be the best decision you ever make.
• Become part of a friendly and dedicated team
• Meet people from all walks of life and forge new friendships
• Utilise your existing skills and learn new ones
• Strengthen your CV and help to develop your career
• Enjoy the great outdoors
• Learn about the history of this special place
Thank you to all our volunteers who give their time to support the National Trust in many different roles.
Our volunteers make our work to look after nature and history for future generations possible. Learn more about the volunteering opportunities available and hear a selection of their stories to find out what it's like to volunteer with us.
Our supporter groups are a great way of getting involved with your local place. Find out more about how you can join in.
These frequently asked questions should give you all you need to know about who can volunteer, what it involves and how to apply.
Explore the wider countryside around the Stourhead estate. Discover an Iron Age hillfort, Alfred’s Tower and ancient woodland. Then rest a while and listen to the wide variety of birds and creatures that call this estate home.
Discover the history of Stourhead's garden, from its creation by Henry Hoare II in the 18th century, to the various buildings and features that have been added since.
Discover the fascinating story of Stourhead House in Wiltshire, and find out how different generations of the Hoare family helped to shape it over the years.