Welcome to the Trust
The National Trust has been "Protecting the future of Cayman's heritage" since its inception in 1987.
The Trust is a not-for-profit NGO created to preserve the history and biodiversity of the Cayman Islands. Through education and conservation we work to protect environmentally sensitive and historically significant sites across all three Cayman Islands.
Tours and Activities
NATIONAL CONSERVATION BILL
The National Conservation Bill is now available for public review, prior to its being considered by the Legislative Assembly next month. Persons are therefore invited to submit their feedback to the Ministry of Financial Services, Commerce and Environment on or before 29th November.
Support environmental conservation and historic preservation in the Cayman Islands when you buy your Christmas gifts this year! Choose from Adopt Nature, Trust Tours, Trust Membership and Trust Retail items from our store located in the Dart Park, South Sound.
CHRISTMAS AT THE MISSION HOUSE
Wed, 11th December 2013 - 6pm - Gun Square, Bodden Town
Come celebrate the Christmas Season -Cayman Style!
All are invited to our annual Christmas at Mission House open house on Wed, 11th December! Local artists Swanky Kitchen Band and Sarah Alicia will be sharing their music with us as we enjoy traditional Cayman Christmas fare and thank our volunteers for their dedication throughout 2013.
Free Admission. RSVP to: email@example.com or call 749-1121
CHRISTMAS BUS TOUR OF LIGHTS
19th, 20th and 23rd December - 6PM - Dart Park, South Sound
Trust members - CI$25, Non-members - CI$30, Children - CI$15
For three nights, the National Trust will take you on a magical journey throughout George Town and Bodden Town for the annual Christmas Bus Tour of Lights! Includes food and drink.
ADOPT NATURE PROGRAMME
Honour someone with a gift as unique as they are! Adopt a part of the Cayman Islands in the name of a loved one and help the National Trust protect the unique biodiversity of the Cayman Islands.
Special thanks to Debbie Chase Van der Bol for donating the design of our 2013 Christmas Card. Please click here to order your Christmas Cards
Having campaign for years for government to enact legislation to protect the country’s natural resources, the Cayman Island National trust is urging the Legislative Assembly to vote for the National Conservation bill when it comes before them next month.
November 25, 2013
As the battle to preserve what remains of the Cayman Islands' dwindling natural resources gets tougher and with no spare cash and no conservation legislation, the National Trust of the Cayman Islands is turning to a new marketing idea to raise funds towards purchasing land and managing what it has -- the only means by which unique habitat can be saved from the bulldozer.
October 16, 2013
Another 49 blue iguanas have joined their chums in the wild. The Blue Iguana Recovery Program of the National Trust for the Cayman Islands recently released 20 iguanas in the Salina Reserve and 29 in the Colliers Wilderness Reserve. Two more adult blues will be released later this year.
September 04, 2013
Tours along one of the Cayman Islands most under-rated attractions have been awarded a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence. Visitors to the interactive online travel guide have given the National Trust’s guided Mastic Trail Tour top marks, which is sure to raise the profile of this nature trail.
September 03, 2013
In recognition of his efforts in successfully bringing back Grand Cayman's blue iguana from the brink of extinction, Fred Burton (left) has been included on a list of thirty-nine of the world's foremost conservationists who have been nominated to receive the biennial Indianapolis Prize, the world’s leading award for animal conservation.
August 29, 2013
In partnership with the National Trust, Local author and cook Lori Adams has come up with some tasty and remarkable dishes for when Mother Nature takes us by surprise – all using items from her hurricane supply kit.
August 28, 2013
Restoration is now complete on one of only a handful of homes on Cayman Brac that survived the 1932 Hurricane.
August 15, 2013
Biologists, conservationists, ornithologists and other experts put their collective brainpower to work at a recent Caribbean-wide meeting to address how to deal with parrots that are considered agricultural pests.
August 19, 2013
Three-on-three basketball has a viable future in the Cayman Islands. That point became clear with the turnout for the inaugural Shooting Stars 3-on-3 basketball tournament last Saturday at Camana Bay’s Arts and Recreation Centre. Some 100 local players showed up for the competition.
July 30, 2013
The birth of the twin blue iguanas boosts the Recovery Programme
July 30, 2013