Events and activities
A Friends of Westonbirt Arboretum membership provides free entry to this exquisite landscape. There’s always plenty going on so why not take a look at the latest events and activities this season to discover more about Westonbirt?
Westonbirt Shopping Fair
You're invited to purchase discounted tickets to Westonbirt Shopping Fair at Westonbirt School being held on 30 and 31 October.
UK & Ireland Tree Climbing Competition
Arborists of all skill levels will be taking to the trees competing for the prize of Master Arborist.
100m Children's Fun Run
Celebrate Forest 100 this autumn and get the whole family involved.
Wild flower guided walk
Be guided through the delights of our spring and summer flowers here at Westonbirt.
Meet our machines
Take a look at the kit that helps keeps the arboretum looking great all year round!
Behind the scenes
Learn how Westonbirt Arboretum source and care for trees from the seeds and saplings in propagation to the champions out in the arboretum, and see some of the machines and tools we use to care for this remarkable collection.
Wonders of Westonbirt guided walk
Take part in this FREE daily event this season, where experienced Westonbirt volunteers share their wealth of knowledge as they guide you through the Old Arboretum.
Secrets of Silk Wood guided walk
Make the most of your membership and be guided through the ancient woodland, learning the history of this magnificent landscape along the way.
Autumn seasonal trail
Every season brings a new Forestry England seasonal trail for our Friends to enjoy. Discover the best features of Westonbirt Arboretum by either downloading a PDF seasonal map on your smartphone or pick up a trail map on your way in at the Welcome Building. Make the most of your membership and explore Westonbirt!
Autumn family trail
Your membership includes entry for up to four of your own children or grandchildren (aged 18 and under), so why not get the whole family exploring Westonbirt this autumn?
Mark Zytynski 'Just Trees'
Saturday 28 September - Sunday 06 October, 10am to 4pm
See the Westonbirt Woodworks restoration as you pop in to buy your firewood ready for the colder months.
Bean poles and pea sticks
Beanpoles and peasticks from the coppice restoration project are on sale from the Westonbirt Woodworks every Saturday morning between 9am and 12pm
Windsor chair making
Use traditional wood crafting methods to create your very own Windsor chair in the new and beautifully restored Westonbirt Woodworks.
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