Gift memberships for lovers of ancient buildings

 

These are gift ideas for anyone who loves ancient buildings and wants to protect them and preserve them for future generations.  

3 gift ideas for lovers of ancient buildings are:

Historic Houses Association 

Historic Houses Association (HHA)

The HHA represents over 1,640 of the UK's privately and charitably owned historic houses, castles and gardens.  About 500 of these properties open their doors to visitors for days out, special tours, school visits, film locations, events, or even memorable places to stay.  Friends Members help the HHA to advise, promote and represent the views of privately-owned historic properties.  Friends receive free admission to hundreds of historic houses and gardens which open regularly to the public.Visit the HHA for more information on Friends Memberships 

 The Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings The Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings
The Society was founded by William Morris in 1877 to counteract the highly destructive 'restoration' of medieval buildings being practised by many Victorian architects. Today it fights to save old buildings from decay, demolition and damage. Give an SPAB membership to a loved one and help support historic places and to conserve the historic environment for the future.   Find out more here
The Churches Conservation Trust The Churches Conservation Trust

The Churches Conservation Trust is the national charity saving historic churches at risk.  It has saved over 350 buildings, and these attract nearly 2 million visitors a year.   The English churches include incredible examples of architecture, archaeology and art from 1,000 years of history.  Members gain exclusive access to the Trust's work and enjoy a range of benefits.  Find out more here