What we do
Britain’s architectural heritage is one of the nation’s greatest assets and Sir Edwin Lutyens OM gave us some of our most beautiful country houses, public buildings and war memorials. Lutyens was also prolific abroad and designed Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi, Thiepval Arch on the Somme, the British Embassy in Washington DC and many other distinguished buildings.
The Lutyens Trust is a charity dedicated to preserving and promoting the spirit and substance of Lutyens heritage. Our intervention and influence has helped protect many Lutyens buildings from harm. We are developing the first comprehensive on-line Gazetteer of Lutyens works which will soon be made accessible to the public. We arrange for our members tours of private houses as well as an annual study week at our own Lutyens house, Goddards in Surrey. There is much to be done so please consider joining us to support this ongoing work.
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Notice to Members – Covid-19 Statement
Given the evolving situation with Coronavirus, we are closely monitoring official UK government advice with regard to this year’s programme of events. As usual, we advise you to double-check this page before you plan your visit in case of cancellation.
The Trust’s staff will be working from home for at least the next few months; with emails being the best form of contact. All enquiries should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com, as appropriate.
Thank you for your patience in the meantime. Keep well.
The Lutyens Trust team.