What is the National Trust?
The Turks and Caicos National Trust is a membership, non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation of the natural, historical and cultural heritage of the Turks and Caicos Islands. The National Trust was founded in 1992 after the passage of enabling legislation by the Government of the Turks and Caicos.
Saving special places for enjoyment by everyone.
For the People
The enabling legislation gives the Turks and Caicos National Trust a wide variety of powers, among which are the powers to: identify, investigate, classify, protect and preserve any area, site, building, structure, or object of cultural, historic or natural significance; hold property in trust for the future, including the powers to declare such property inalienable and to provide public access; create a Heritage Register; promote public awareness through education; to preserve and propagate wildlife; preserve and promote the National Treasures.