Evening Events

Visiting Us

Please note that by law you can only visit in groups of up to 6 people (unless you are visiting as a household or support bubble which is larger than 6).

The Arboretum is now open for pre-booked visitors only. Bookings are made per vehicle and can only be made up to two weeks in advance.

In line with Government legislation, we ask all visitors to wear masks in all indoor spaces.

We have implemented new procedures to help keep our visitors and team members safe, including one way systems, additional cleaning regimes, amended food offer, digital chapel welcome talk and reduced daily capacity.

Our restaurant is currently offering a carry out and table service offer. If you wish to dine inside the restaurant, please book a table with our food services team on arrival.


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Impress your guests with an evening event in Aspects at the National Memorial Arboretum.

Arrive to the Aspects Lounge and enjoy a relaxed drinks reception in stylish and contemporary surroundings before moving through into the glass-filled Oak Suite, with spectacular views at night to the lit Armed Forces Memorial.

Dinners, drinks and dances will be enhanced by this contemporary space catering for up to 300 guests banquet. In-built AV offers all the facilities you need for background music, after-dinner speeches and awards presentations, or couple with a dancefloor and DJ for fun-filled evening parties.

Our dedicated, accomplished caterers, together with our exceptional events team ensure every aspect of your event is delivered with care and attention.

Choose Aspects for a unique event space, offering superb facilities surrounded by inspirational stories of heroism, tenacity, dedication and teamwork.

Features that Matter

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Share your event with us and you will be:

Supporting a UK registered charity

All the income raised through events goes back into supporting the Arboretum and helps to keep it free to enter, beautifully maintained and more importantly, here for families, friends and comrades to commemorate and remember.

Registered Charity No: 1043992. The National Memorial Arboretum is a part of The Royal British Legion Find out more


Surrounded by stories that inspire

Every memorial remembers ordinary people through the most remarkable of times; their incredible stories, battles fought, sacrifices made, struggles endured and victories won. Recognising both military and civilian service, the Arboretum commemorates people from all walks of life.

At the heart of a nationally-important site

The Arboretum is home to over 30,000 trees and 370 memorials celebrating lives lived and commemorating lives lost in service. Conceived over 20 years ago, the Arboretum now welcomes over 340,000 visitors every year to explore, discover and remember within this unique, thought- provoking and inspiring setting.


Food & Beverage

Our accomplished chefs can cater to the highest standards, offering beautifully cooked, great British food, using locally sourced ingredients. Menus are flexible and can be tailored to your needs with both your delegates and budget in mind.

A range of options can be provided to suit your event including:

Enjoy Staffordshire’s Tourism & Good Food Awards - Best Business Event Venue 2019 (Gold)

"I would like to give my sincere thanks and gratitude for the excellent meals and service given by your staff. The event went very smoothly and numerous comments were made on how much they had all enjoyed their meals. The staff were very helpful and efficient."

Brian Morley, BKWVA Lunch, July 2018


Book Your Event

Please contact our dedicated Aspects events team on 01283 245 117, or click the link below to email.
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