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Admission tickets £11; members freeThe Friend's membership from £40; up to 4 of your kids free

For further assistance in booking tickets please contact us on 0300 068 0400 (Mon - Fri, 9am - 5pm)

Pre-booking statement

Pre-booking is no longer essential except for some key dates:

  • Bank holiday: 27 - 29 Aug
  • Autumn: 01 Oct - 13 Nov
  • Christmas: 24 Dec - 02 Jan

Please note you cannot pre-book on the day. Tickets go off sale at 11.59pm the night before. To check for cancellations and late availability on the day please call 0300 068 0400.

Pre-booking FAQs

    Pre-booking information

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    Pre-booking is no longer essential except for key dates. For visitors who prefer pre-booking before arrival this option is still available. Next key date 27 - 29 Aug.
    a beautiful blue sky with white fluffy clouds reaches out over a one story curved building in the distance. In front of the building are a few trees. Leading up to the welcome building is lush green grass with yellow flowers dotted around. A path leads up to the building.
    You can arrive anytime in your 20 minute timeslot. Once in the arboretum you can stay for as long you like, however be aware that the arboretum closes at 5pm.
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    Pre-booking is available up to 7 days in advance. You cannot pre-book on the day. Tickets go off sale at 11.59pm the night before.
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    Under 5's are free and don't require a ticket.

    During your visit

    Tickets being scanned at Welcome Building
    You can purchase your tickets or show a pre-booked ticket (these can be on your phone or printed) to staff upon arrival. If you are a member of Westonbirt Arboretum or a reciprocal garden you’ll also need to show your valid membership card before entering.
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    Book scooter online or over the phone. Last time slot to book is 2.20pm. Scooters must be returned by 4pm. You must be 16 or over to operate a scooter. Manual wheelchairs can be hired for visitors aged 15 and under.
    Access Westonbirt
    For more information and to help you plan your visit, please read our full access statement.
    Dog
    Dogs are welcome on leads on The Downs and permitted off lead in Silk Wood if well behaved, stay in sight and return when called. Dogs are not permitted in the Old Arboretum or at events.
    Children on scooter
    Welcome if under 70cm from floor to handle bars.
    Mum, Dad and 2 young boys sit round a table eating and laughing in The Kitchen restaurant at Westonbirt Arboretum
    Food and drink available at the Kitchen, Pantry and Smokehouse, card only. Get 30p off your hot drink in the Pantry when you bring a reusable cup.
    Westonbirt Shop
    All purchases go straight back into looking after the National Arboretum.
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    Toilets available at Welcome Building and central area. Westonbirt has a Changing Places facility.