National Trust facts for kids
|Motto||For ever, for everyone|
|Purpose||To look after places of historic interest or natural beauty permanently for the benefit of the nation across England, Wales and Northern Ireland|
|Headquarters||Swindon, United Kingdom|
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|Board of Trustees|
|Affiliations||Various Organisations in the Council|
The National Trust, more fully the National Trust for Places of Historic Interest or Natural Beauty, is a conservation organisation in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The Trust does not work in Scotland, as they have a different National Trust.
The trust owns many historic houses and gardens, as land such as beauty spots. To visit the place the National Trust owns, there is often a entry charge, but most beauty spots are free. The National Trust is one of the largest charities in the United Kingdom, and also one of the largest UK land owners.
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