The Royal Oak Foundation is the American partner of the National Trust of England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Our mission is to encourage Americans to learn about, experience and support places of great historic and natural significance throughout the United Kingdom. Our members receive unlimited entry to all National Trust UK properties. Join Today
Preservation in a Cold Climate
As we near the anniversary of the V & A's landmark "The Destruction of the Country House," hear from Architectural Historian Jeremy Musson on the economic constraints on historic preservation
Royal Oak's Horan Fellow Talks Landscapes, Drone Cinematography and more
Meet Royal Oak's 2015 Horan Fellow and learn about his exciting project
Tales of Loss and Redemption: The Country House in the National Trust
Former Royal Oak Executive Director Sean Sawyer on the history of the preservation of the English country home
Royal Oak’s Timeless Design Gala
Join Royal Oak for the 18th Annual Timeless Design Gala, honoring The Kips Bay Decorator Show House and Dr. Susan Weber, Founder & Director of Bard Graduate Center. Proceeds will benefit The Royal Oak Foundation, The Royal Oak Scholarship Fund and the 2015 National Trust Appeal for Furniture.
2015 National Trust Appeal: Furniture Research Project
Royal Oak seeks to raise funds to support a three year-long Furniture Research Project that will enhance catalogue entries and provide research for the National Trust’s furniture collection.
The Ronald Lee Fleming Legacy Challenge
Help ensure the future of The Royal Oak Foundation’s Drue Heinz Lectures.