Guided visits at Westonbirt Arboretum

Unique educational experiences at Westonbirt Arboretum

In conjunction with our learning partner, Learning with Nature, we offer a range of educational experiences that make the most of this unique learning environment, from EYFS up to university groups. 

Pre-school, early years and Key Stage one

Learning with Nature are our learning partner at Westonbirt. They deliver fun and educational sessions for pre-school children, EYFS and Key Stage One classes.

Key Stage two onwards with Forestry England

Westonbirt's learning officers deliver a range of sessions for KS2, secondary, Further Education and Higher Education groups, exploring the science of plants, habitats and natural arts, alongside storytelling, tourism, woodland management, conservation and climate change.

Find details of our tailored programmes further down the page.

Booking your Forestry England session

You must book your visit in advance by calling the learning team on 0300 067 4856 or email They'll be in touch with everything you need to do.

Charges for Forestry England sessions

Guided visits at Westonbirt

Young girl in yellow coat playing with pine needles on the forest floor
More details and booking information for Tots and Twigs Forest School, EYFS and KS1 programmes.
Learning Westonbirt
11 curriculum-linked programmes, based outdoors, with hands-on discovery, activities and games.
westonbirt Learning
Six interactive programmes including sustainability, climate change and tourism.
attending a learning event
Four themes that can be adapted based on your syllabus requirements.