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Support Us

The historic places in our care span 6,000 years and include palaces, houses, hill figures, castles, abbeys, industrial sites, Roman forts and even deserted medieval villages.

Play your part in giving England's heritage a future by supporting today. You'll help over 400 places withstand the forces of nature and safeguard their stories long into the future.

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How Your Support Helps

Caring for over 400 historic places means everything from restoring Old Master paintings, to carrying out essential repair works on buildings, to planting historic gardens and keeping them blooming throughout the year. Find out how your donations make a difference.

How your support helps

Ways to Give

  • Donate Now

    Donate today and help care for historic places spanning 6,000 years of English history.

  • Volunteer

    Explore the opportunities for you to play a part in protecting and presenting some of the greatest places in England.

  • Our Appeals

    Discover how you can make an impact by supporting a specific project.

Belsay Awakes Appeal

We need your help to perform crucial conservation work to safeguard the hall and castle for years to come, and bring the gardens back to their glorious best. From new storytelling features and an imaginative play area to improved access and vital new facilities which will make sure that all our visitors get the warm welcome they deserve.

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How your donations can help

  • 50 donations of £20 will fund five new benches to make the site more accessible for all

  • 30 donations of £50 will plant and maintain flowering meadows to encourage wildlife and increase biodiversity

  • 20 donations of £100 will help us plant hundreds of heathers, peonies and shrubs to rejuvenate the Winter Garden

English Heritage Guardians

Guardians champion heritage and are at the heart of our community. Together we can ensure that England’s heritage will survive to educate, involve and inspire future generations, as it has done our own and those before us.

The pandemic has seriously impacted our conservation work, and we need the support of our Guardians now more than ever.

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Gift in Wills

Supporting English Heritage with a gift in your Will helps to ensure that generations to come can enjoy our nation's historic places just as much as you do today.

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More Ways to Support

  • Donate From Overseas

    Discover how you can support England's historic places from overseas.

  • Grants

    Invaluable support from charitable trusts and foundations means that we can enhance and protect the historic places in our care, improve access and widen participation.

  • Corporate Partnerships

    Find out how your business could benefit from association with a trusted national brand that inspires an audience of millions.

  • Volunteer

    Support England's heritage and have fun at the same time by volunteering with us.

  • Commemorative Giving

    Find out how you can commemorate the life of a loved one or a special event by giving to our historic places.

  • Gifts Of Objects

    We are very grateful to those who give historic objects, works of art and properties to enhance the National Collection.

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