What's on

Join in a host of seasonal adventures and events for all ages at places near you. Find out what's on and what’s coming soon

 A family enjoying the half term activities at Castle Ward, County Down

Latest visiting update

Our gardens, parks, cafés, shops, countryside locations and many houses are open. You no longer need to pre-book at many places. Some still require booking ahead, so please check the property webpage before you travel.​

More details on visiting and booking >

 Visitors enjoying an autumnal walk beneath the autumn trees on the estate at Hardwick, Derbyshire

Autumn activities for all the family 

The vibrant colours, bold trees and rich harvests of autumn are here. Whether you're after family fun or some quiet time alone at our places or at home, explore the best experiences this season has to offer with this range of autumnal activities.

More autumn adventures

A lone figure silhouetted against a multi coloured skyscape

Special exhibitions guide 

Now that many places have reopened, you can explore some of our major summer exhibitions showcasing everything from Ladybird design classics at Mottisfont and Moreau watercolours at Waddesdon to astrophotography at Lacock and ceramics at Standen. You'll need to check the property webpage before you visit.

Plan ahead...
A group of adults enjoying the Christmas lights at Dunham Massey

Celebrate Christmas with us 

Escape the hustle and bustle of the high street this festive season at National Trust places in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Discover what's on over Christmas and find inspiration for great days out and new experiences.

Places and events you need to book

What's on

Plan your perfect day out. There's lots for all the family to enjoy at a place near you