Westonbirt, The National Arboretum

Westonbirt, The National Arboretum
Tetbury
Gloucestershire
GL8 8QS
England

Website

Our website

www.forestry.gov.uk/westonbirt

Information for families

www.forestry.gov.uk/westonbirt-families

Information for schools

www.forestry.gov.uk/westonbirt-education

E-mail

General information

westonbirt@forestry.gov.uk

Telephone

01666 880220

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.
Visitors enjoying a walk at Westonbirt, the National Arboretum
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Westonbirt - The National Arboretum, in the South Cotswolds, is one of the most magical and important tree gardens in the world.

Venue Type:

Heritage site, Environmental or ecological centre, Garden, parklands or rural site

Opening hours

December-March
Mon-Fri 09.00-17.00
Sat-Sun 08.00-17.00

April-November
Mon-Fri 09.00-20.00
Sat-Sun 08.00-20.00

Admission charges

Adults: £6.00-£10.00
Concessions: £5.00-£9.00
Children: £2.00-£4.00
Under 5s: Free
(Subject to seasonal variation)

Additional info

Electric scooters and manual wheelchairs can be found at the visitor services building next to the Great Oak Hall and are free of charge. Due to a limited number, these must be booked in advance: 01666 881 218

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
Firecrest

RSPB Information Event

  • 5 November 2014 10am-4pm

They will be here to talk with you about how to enjoy the wildlife and birds in your garden, local park and at Westonbirt!

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Admission costs £9.00 - £5.00 per person.

Website

http://www.forestry.gov.uk/forestry/INFD-9G9GAM

Autumn leaves

Autumn Art Attack

  • 31 October 2014 10:30am-4pm *on now

The arboretum is a work of art so let it spark your creativity! Find inspiration in our famous colourful collection.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Admission costs £9.00 - £5.00.

Website

http://www.forestry.gov.uk/forestry/INFD-9FLFDZ

photograph of wood

Barking up the Right Tree

  • 16 November 2014 11am-1pm

Discover the wonderfully varied colours and textures of tree bark, and find out about some of the uses to which this remarkable substance is put on a guided walk with one of our knowledgeable volunteers.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Admission costs £9.00 - £4.00.

Website

http://www.forestry.gov.uk/forestry/INFD-9FMFJF

photograph of bird on barbed wire

Winter Wildlife

  • 16 — 17 November 2014 10am-4pm

Learn about our winter wildlife with the RSPB and how to help give nature a home over the cold winter months when some wildlife counts on us the most!

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Admission costs £9.00 - £4.00.

Website

http://www.forestry.gov.uk/forestry/INFD-9G9G63

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