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Westonbirt The National Arboretum

  • Tetbury
  • Outdoor
  • All Ages
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Attraction Information

Westonbirt, The National Arboretum is a unique place, as it holds a stunning collection of 15,000 tree specimens, including 142 champions. You’ll have the chance to see the best of what plant hunters found, as they travelled the globe in search of the unusual.

You can take plenty of trails throughout the arboretum, which will fire your kids’ imaginations. Go on a plant hunting orienteering adventure, the A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon Glow Trail*or take on the Nature Play trail and see your young adventurers build a den of their own. Westonbirt also organises plenty of seasonal family trails, so you’ll always have something new to do.

Need more inspiration for your day out? Check out The National Arboretum’s downloadable play booklets; they're jam-packed with fun activities you can do with the kids in the great outdoors. You’ll find 4 booklets - one for each season, so you’ll have plenty to do all year round!

  • Unique collection of trees
  • A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon Glow Trail
  • Seasonal activity booklets

    *Running in partnership with Aardman and Studio Canal, in celebration of the new A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon (In cinemas from 18th October 2019). To enjoy the Shaun the Sheep Farmageddon Glow Trail –  download the app for free and pick up your activity pack on site.
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Opening hours

March - November
Monday to Sunday 09:00 - 16:30

December - February
Monday to Sunday 09:00 - 16:00


General Admission
Adults from £11.00
Kids (5-18) from £4.00

Travel & Contact Information


Westonbirt the National Arboretum, Tetbury, Gloucestershire, GL8 8QS, England

Phone number

0300 037 4890



Click here to visit Westonbirt The National Arboretum's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite.

Yes, there are toilets, accessible toilets and baby changing facilities.

Yes, there are baby changing facilities.

Yes, you can bring a picnic.

There are baby food facilities available.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant and snacks are available.

Yes, Westonbirt The National Arboretum is wheelchair friendly and has accessible toilets.

Yes, Westonbirt The National Arboretum have stated they are pushchair friendly.

Dogs are welcome

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