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?


Zog trail

Learn like Zog at dragon school, collecting stars along the way.

Can you roar like Zog?

Tree Quests

Are you a Sherlock Holmes of the tree world? Become a plant hunter at Westonbirt this March.

Get your thinking hats on! Tree Quest is coming...

Celebrating Our Oaks - International Garden Photographer of the Year Exhibition

Love oak trees? Experience this prestigious outside exhibition of photography on display between the Welcome Building and the Great Oak Hall.

Take a look at our oak exhibition...

Wild Westonbirt

Calling all young adults! Why not take part in a rewarding skill building workshop this year at Westonbirt Arboretum?

Find out more about Wild Westonbirt

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.

Find out more about the Wonders of Westonbirt guided walk...

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.

Learn about Westonbirt's hidden gems...

Feathered friends

Give our native birds a helping hand by making your own bird feeder to take home.

Discover Westonbirt's native birds...

Tree climbing

Older than 6? Do something new this year and go on a tree adventure!

Ready to climb to the top? Find out more...

Perfect partners

Who are Westonbirt's spring flower secret admirers?

Make spring crafts to take home...

Wild flower guided walk

Be guided through the delights of our spring and summer flowers here at Westonbirt.

Tell me more about this guided walk...


Spring seasonal trail - Look What's Rustling

Every season brings a new Forestry Commission 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!

Explore this season’s Westonbirt trail

Spring family trail - Look What's Rustling

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 spring?

This season’s ‘Look What's Rustling’ family trail is great fun for all the family with lots of activities to complete along the way. Pick up your free trail map from the Welcome Building.

Wildlife watch! Find out more about Westonbirt’s family trail

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