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Free Weekend at the National Trust on 20 and 21 April

(April 19, 2013)

On the 20th and 21st April, families across the UK will have the opportunity to explore some of Britain’s best landscapes together, without stretching the purse strings! 

With winter behind us, the National Trust's Free Weekend provides an opportunity to reconnect with the great outdoors and enjoy the charity’s picturesque gardens and houses across the UK.   Whether it’s building a den in the woods at Gibside or discovering rare breeds of farm animals at Wimpole Estate, National Trust has an activity offering for a variety of family fun.  

More than 200 properties are taking part, in addition to the swathes countryside spaces the National Trust cares for which are always free access.  The National Trust looks after more than 250,000 hectares of countryside, 710 miles of coastline and hundreds of historic places across England, Wales and Northern Ireland.  

Plan your National Trust Free Weekend

To plan your free weekend click here and download a free voucher today for the location of your choice.  There are some National Trust properties which are excluded from this free weekend, so it's essential to check whether the property you want to visit is one of these before you go.  You can find a list of participating properties here

To enter a property all you need to do is show your Free Weekend voucher which can be downloaded from the website.  Terms & Conditions are here

For more info & ideas

For more information and ideas for great value family days out,go to the National Trust's website.   And you can join the National Trust here or give someone a gift membership and support the work this organisation does.  Nature needs all the help she can get.


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