Comparison of Annual Membership Schemes

Individual property entry fees tend to be very expensive - after visiting 3+ places, its often cheaper to buy an annual pass, but which one to choose?

Each of these annual membership schemes give free entry to all their properties.

Single / Joint / Family
National Trust (NT) England, Wales and Northern Ireland. 91 / 151 / 159 Includes most NT car parks
National Trust Scotland (NTS) Scotland. 69 / 123 / 135
Historic Houses Association (HHA) Independently owned. 68 / 108
English Heritage (EH) Government owned: England 72 / 126 (*) includes kids
Historic Scotland (HS) Government owned: Scotland. 55 / 96 (*)
CADW Government owned: Wales. 56 / 83 (*)
Art Fund National Art Pass 79 / 118 25% off in first year

Prices Updated : Mar '24

The National Trust (and NT Scotland)

English Heritage, Historic Scotland and CADW

Government owned.

Note: The Isle of Man and Northern Ireland Government owned properties don't have membership schemes

Historic Houses Association

Independent places (charities and privately owned)

National Art Pass / The Art Fund

RHS - Royal Horticultural Society

Historic Royal Palaces

Kew, Wakehurst and Heligan

Special Offers

Museums Association