Plan your visit

Take advantage of your membership and plan a great day out at Westonbirt Arboretum



Travelling by car

The arboretum is situated on the A433, just over 3 miles south of Tetbury and 10.5 miles north from junction 18 on the M4. Westonbirt Arboretum is only 12 miles south of Stroud, 24 miles north-east of Bristol, and 22 miles north of Bath.

Visitors to the arboretum can enjoy FREE parking.

For Sat Navs please use the postcode GL8 8QS.


Using public transport

There's a bus stop right outside the entrance to the arboretum but please bear in mind that it's a 5 minute walk from the bus stop to the main entrance and facilities.

The nearest train station is Stroud where nearby there are buses which run a service with Westonbirt Arboretum en route.


Opening times

Westonbirt Arboretum is open from 9:00am until 5:00pm every day except Christmas day.

The last entry is 4:00pm from December to February inclusive and 4:30pm between March and November inclusive.

The Welcome Building's information desk is open from 10:00am to 4:00pm.


Tips for your visit

Pick up a free map of the arboretum as you arrive from the Welcome Building or print out a map before you arrive.

Enjoy a delicious selection of hot and cold snacks and refreshments at the Westonbirt Restaurant.

Spend a few minutes browsing the lovely Westonbirt Shop which stocks a large range of foodie treats, toys and books, as well as homeware and gifts.

Check out the latest events and activities going on at Westonbirt Arboretum.


Don't forget - while you're here take a photo and share it on Instagram using #friendsofwestonbirt, we'll share our favourites!

If you have any questions email membership@fowa.org.uk or call 0300 067 3300.

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