West Sussex is home to some of the National Trust’s most fantastic gardens and properties. From stately homes and castles, to nature reserves, beaches and botanical gardens, there is something magical for people of all ages to explore. Whether you’re looking to enjoy the heady-scented boughs of wisteria at Nymans, or you’re interested in viewing one of the finest art collections at Petworth House, West Sussex has an abundance of National Trust treasures ready for you to visit.
If you’re heading out with the family, be sure to visit Wakehurst Gardens for family fun, trails to explore and a whole host of events to enjoy. Nestled in the South Downs National Park, you’ll also find Woolbeding Countryside where you can spot diverse wildlife; from soaring birds of prey to tiny beetles.
With the National Trust you can discover the incredible diversity of countryside sites as well as historic homes inspired by the Baroque places of Europe and medieval manors built in 1839.