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COVID-19 / Coronavirus – Westonbirt Arboretum

Updated 6th April 2020

Help stop the spread of coronavirus.

Stay home, stay safe – please do not come to our forests

Westonbirt, The National Arboretum is now closed to all visitors until further notice. We are sad to have to close, but the most important thing for Forestry England is the health and safety of the public, our volunteers and staff. We will keep monitoring the situation closely and follow the latest advice from Public Health England.

Events

The following events have now been cancelled:

  • 2 day Willow Workshop, 6 & 7 April
  • Easter Family Arts and Craft activities, 6 April to 17 April
  • Tree Climbing, 10 April & 27 May
  • Beginners Landscape Photography Course, 20 April 
  • Needle Felt Workshop, 22 April
  • Spoon carving, 23 April
  • Wild Westonbirt, 25 April
  • Intermediate Landscape Photography Course, 27 April
  • ARB Show, 15 & 16 May
  • Forest Live, 11 - 14 June
  • Guided Walks
  • Spring Exhibitions
  • Great Oak Hall tours

The Westonbirt 10K has been postponed until Saturday 12 September, at 4pm. 

Forest Live, the summer concert series in June presented by Forestry England, has been cancelled.

We ask all visitors to follow the advice of the NHS and Public Health England.

Further information on visiting Forestry England sites