It is with sadness that we learn that our Vice President, Les Pearce, recently passed away. Les was instrumental in establishing the Friends Charity in 1985 and has remained a loyal supporter. Our condolences to Les’ family and friends.
Run for the trees!
Run for the trees in the Westonbirt 10k! Early bird fundraising spaces are now available. Find out more about how to book your place and the benefits of fundraising to support the arboretum!
Just a reminder to those using the full benefits of your membership by visiting reciprocal gardens! Free entry with your FOWA card is restricted at certain times of year, so please contact the garden before your visit.
Keep up to date with all the latest FOWA news and updates. 'Like' us to show your support and keep in touch! facebook.com/FriendsofWestonbirt
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.
'Like' our page for all the lastest FOWA news as well as membership & fundraising updates.
For visitor information visit the Forestry Commission website:
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.
Membership is great value for families - your children and grandchildren under 18 get free admission when they visit with you! Join now!
The Great Oak Hall provides a unique venue for business meetings, seminars, interviewing, workshops and training sessions... Find out more!
Open 9am - 5pm every day except Christmas Day
Visit the Forestry Commission website to see current admission prices for non-members.