Boasting 15,000 specimens, 2,500 different species from the far corners of the globe, Westonbirt is the perfect place for you to escape, relax or have an adventure.
Created by the wealthy Holford family, back in the heyday of Victorian plant hunting, today the arboretum is internationally renowned not only for the diversity and importance of its collection but also its breath-taking beauty.
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At a glance
- 15,000 tree specimens, 2,500 species, 5 national tree collections,142 champions.
- STIHL Tree Top Walkway.
- Seasonal trails.
- Seasonal family trails, as well as a range of family events and activities.
- Biffa Award Welcome Building and Christopher Mitchell Interpretation Centre.
- Community programme.