Currently viewing: All posts

Bringing Jane Austen to Life

If you're a Jane Austen fan, the names of the settings in her stories are as readily recognizable as those of her characters. Ever wished to take a peek inside Netherfield, or admire Pemberley from across the lake? It's easier to follow in the footsteps of Lizzie and Darcy or Elinor and Marianne than you might think. Here's our pick of National Trust places that have starred in adaptations of Austen's novels.
Read more

Unique Places To Stay in the UK

The right place to stay can make or break your vacation. Whether you're looking for gorgeous scenery, historical buildings, or secluded peace, the National Trust's properties are among the best places to stay in England and the larger UK, and they're sure to include an option (or two, or three) for you.
Read more

Best Rose Gardens to Visit In and Near London

Enjoy the delightful scent and rich color from the crowds of roses at many of the finest National Trust gardens across the South East this summer. From the big, bold displays loved by Lady Brunner at Greys Court in Oxfordshire to the exquisite Italianate rose garden at Emmetts Garden in Kent. These flowers of love and passion are all around at these special places.
Read more

Royal Connections

The National Trust is proud to care for many properties that have a long and rich royal history. In honor of The Queen's upcoming Platinum Jubilee, we're taking a look back at a few of them—as well as looking forward to some special events we have planned this year for Her Majesty's celebration!
Read more