Join experienced volunteer Dave Lucas and his dog Maisie for guided walks around Silk Wood. Come and enjoy time well spent in the trees...
Exploratree, our under 5's play area is closed for refurbishment, due to reopen by Easter.
Please note the wood sales on 8th /9th March have been cancelled. We apologise for any inconvenience.
Be part of the long-term future of this world class conservation site.
Whether you're fascinated by our historic tree collection, looking for family fun, or simply want a safe and beautiful place to walk your dog, we have a membership option for you.
Since 1985, the Friends have contributed £2.5 million to support and care for Westonbirt.
You don't need special expertise to volunteer and your efforts will help our visitors get the fullest enjoyment out of their days here.
Find out more on the Volunteering opportunities page.
If you love Westonbirt and would like to help in another way, please consider a legacy. Your generosity will be a gift of many lifetimes.
The Friends of Westonbirt Arboretum charity works in partnership with the Forestry Commission to ensure that Westonbirt is supported, cared for and enjoyed.
As the National Arboretum, Westonbirt is the UK's finest tree collection and one of the world's most important arboretums. It is also one of the most popular attractions in Gloucestershire and the Cotswolds.
By joining us or giving your support, you can be part of the long-term future of this world class conservation site.
Mon - Sun: 9am
1 September - 31 March: 5pm
1 April - 31 August: 8pm
Current admission prices:
Friends of Westonbirt Arboretum - FREE
Adult £5, Concession £4, Child (over 5 years) £2, under 5s free
Great Oak Hall information point open 10am - 4pm
Westonbirt Arboretum postcode: GL8 8QS