Making new friends, working in amazing places and knowing that you're helping a great cause - three fabulous reasons to get volunteering

Volunteer conservation group at Solsbury Hill, Bath Skyline
Two volunteers from the Birmingham Back to Backs

Get stuck in for Volunteers' Week 

This Volunteers' Week (1-7 June) we're celebrating all the fantastic people who lend their skills and help us care for special places. We've also got plenty of taster days for anyone who is interested in volunteering - why not find one near you?

Volunteer guide with visitors

Be part of an incredible team 

It's the skills, time and passion of our volunteers that make our places special. Whether you're looking to help in the great outdoors, connect with the public or get up close and personal with our houses, we have something exciting happening near you.

Hear from our volunteers
Chris at Kingston Lacy, Dorset

Chris Mitchell: Why I volunteer 

Chris Mitchell is a volunteer retail assistant at Kingston Lacy, Dorset. He tells us about how he finds his role rewarding helping to keep the shop running smoothly.

Volunteers repairing a dry stone wall in the Usk Valley

Meet more volunteers 

Get to know the volunteers that give up their time to care for our places in this round-up of our volunteer articles and profiles.

Interested? Learn more...

Clearing bracken on a working holiday at Bosigran Farm, Cornwall

Working holidays 

On your next holiday why not try something different. From digging at a real life archaeological site to building walls and helping out behind the scene at one of our houses, you can try all sorts of activities and learn new skills.