A magical tree garden, where you can explore trees from all over the globe.
Home to 2,500 different species from the far corners of the globe and 5 national tree collections, Westonbirt is the perfect place for you to escape, relax or have an adventure!
Take a journey up into the canopy on the STIHL Tree Top Walkway, stop by the café for a tasty treat or see if you can spot the Gruffalo!
Feel good in the forest this season with a visit to one of their forests.
The sights, smells and sounds of autumn flood the forests, providing the best places to see autumn colour near you.
When they last asked, a whopping 97% of you said that the beautiful autumn colours boost your mood, so plan a visit to help yourself feel good this autumn.
Autumn is coming to the world famous Westonbirt, the National Arboretum.
The days are getting shorter, the air that bit cooler which means the native and exotic trees in the arboretum will be coming to life in a rich, blaze of colour.
The diversity and vibrancy of leaf colours to be found at Westonbirt are unsurpassed in Britain.
Combine this with fruits, hips and berries in profusion, and you have the makings of a botanical experience like no other.
A must for any visit over the autumn is Acer Glade in the Old Arboretum and Maple Loop in Silk Wood.
Westonbirt Arboretum holds the national collection for maples and autumn is the time to see them in all their breathtaking glory!
They are delighted to offer a delicious range of food and drink with our catering partner, Fosters Events.
The Kitchen: a relaxed seated service, enjoy seasonal dishes, fresh coffee, and homemade cakes with a new spring menu to whet your appetite.
The Pantry: a grab-and-go kiosk, serving homemade sandwiches, freshly baked cakes, ground coffee and Marshfield fresh-scoop ice cream
The Theatre-style smokehouse is home to our very own traditional pizza oven, fired by Westonbirt wood.
Enjoy a whole array of mouth-watering toppings or pick up a burger & fries!
The Smokehouse is now open 7 days a week throughout the school holidays, from 12pm - 3pm.
Please note currently pizzas are only available at weekends.
To help reduce single use cups, they are offering 30p off your hot drink when you bring your own cup!
Natural play trail - perfect for kids of all ages to enjoy, build dens and play in the woods
Discover the fun of the great outdoors along our natural play trail!
Build a den, clamber over logs, scramble through tyre tunnels, discover the mystical troll bridge and much, much more on the play trail!
Pick up your free family activity map from the Welcome Building when you arrive.
- Autumn at Westonbirt Arboretum