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We are open to pre-booked visitors

The National Memorial Arboretum is open to pre-booked visitors. Tickets are released each Thursday and can be booked up to 2 weeks in advance. People visiting the Arboretum must follow the latest government guidance relating to travel and social distancing, and anyone advised to self-isolate should not visit the site at this time.

Access to the Arboretum will be via the Remembrance Centre where our visitor toilets are available. The Chapel, Far East Prisoners of War Memorial Building and Shop are now open. We also have indoor seating available in our Restaurant, as well as the outdoor takeaway service from our Coffee Shop.

 

We are legally obliged to ask all visitors over the age of 16 to either check in with the NHS Test and Trace App or to provide contact details upon arrival.

Further information about the measures currently in place at the Arboretum can be found by following the link below.

Visiting Us During Coronavirus
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Opening Times: 10am - 5pm (daily)
Free Entry, Donations Appreciated

 

Plan Your Visit
Band at the 2018 Summer Proms at the Arboretum

What's On

Our programme of events, exhibitions, talks and tours are designed to help you discover more about the Arboretum and the stories behind our memorials.

David Childs

Our 20th Anniversary Year

Since our official opening twenty years ago, the Arboretum has grown into an inspirational living landscape where families, friends and comrades can celebrate lives lived and remember lives lost. Find out more about how we are marking our anniversary by clicking the button below.

Memorial Woodland

The Arboretum, together with the National Forest Company have announced plans to create a 25-acre woodland as a living memorial in memory of every person who has lost their life as a result of the pandemic.
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RAF 47 Squadron Memorial

Explore Our Grounds

Nestled in our woodland landscape is a collection of nearly 400 memorials, each with a story waiting to be discovered.

Get Involved

We are here to keep precious memories alive and to ensure the unique human stories behind the memorials are shared, enjoyed and never forgotten. As a registered charity we need your support. 
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