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Westonbirt The National Arboretum

Westonbirt, The National Arboretum
Forestry Commission


0300 067 4890

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Westonbirt Arboretum

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult (January, February and December)£6.00 per ticket
Adult (March - November)£9.00 per ticket
Child 5-18 (January, February, December)£2.00 per ticket
Child 5-18 (March - August)£3.00 per ticket
Child 5-18 (September - November)£4.00 per ticket
Child Under 5Free
Concession (January, February and December)£4.00 per ticket
Student (March - August)£6.00 per ticket
Student (September - November)£6.00 per ticket

See website for event ticket prices.

The Student rate applies to students, cyclists, public transport users and jobseekers.
Group discounts are available based on a minimum group size of 10.

The student rate applies to students, cyclists, public transport users and unemployed.
Group discounts are available based on a minimum group size of 10.

Opening Times

2018 (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

* Last admission 4.15pm

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change


Attraction Facilities

  • Childrens Play Area
  • Shop

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted - Please enquire for further details

Key Features

  • Approx length of visit - 2.5 hours
  • Forest Location
  • In countryside
  • Max group size - No maximum
  • Min group size - 10
  • Outdoor Attraction

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking
  • Coach Parking
  • On site parking
  • Parking (free) - Included in the cost of admission


  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Picnic Site

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Special group rates - £3-£8
  • TIC Staff Admitted Free
  • Visa accepted

Establishment Features

  • Conference facilities - The Great Oak Hall and Education Centre are available to hire for corporate events.
  • Dogs Accepted
  • Event venue
  • Open All Year
  • Tea / Coffee Shop
  • Toilets

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available
  • Min group size numeric qualifier - 10

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From Bath take the A4 to the A46, signposted Stroud. Continue for approx. 8 miles and follow brown signs to Westonbirt on the A46. From Bristol follow signs to the M32, then onto the M4. Leave at junction 18 onto the A46, signposted Stroud. Continue for approx. 6 miles and follow brown signs to Westonbirt on the A46. From Cirencester take the A419 then the A429 signposted Bath, Chippenham, continue forward on the A433 to Tetbury, take the A46 signposted Bath and follow the brown signs to Westonbirt on the A46.

Public Transport Directions

For information on train times contact National Rail on 08457 484950. For information on bus times contact Traveline on 0871 2002233. The nearest train station is Kemble which is located between the towns of Tetbury and Cirencester and is a 15 minute taxi journey from Westonbirt.


  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

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Recent Reviews:

  • glyn l
    Fareham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Nice Walks
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 22nd May 2018
    We enjoyed it here and went on the Spring walks.The walkway was rather special and there was a lovely spacious feel to the place.However I have to say that I live near The Hillier Arboretum, Exbury... Read full review
  • Annie M
    Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Go and explore
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 21st May 2018
    A lovely place to wander both on and off the paths and trails. The colours at this time of year are amazing, especially the rhododendrons and azaleas, underlit by the bluebells and wild garlic. The... Read full review
  • josephine696
    Bristol, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Crowded, noisy and overpriced.
    3 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 17th May 2018
    Since last visiting some 10 years ago, disappointed to find this place has become overpriced, very overcrowded and run like a funfair and adventure park. No longer a place focussed on nature... Read full review

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