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Shot at Dawn

Visitors are advised that the Shot at Dawn Memorial will close to the public on Monday 6 May. The memorial will undergo restoration and will be closed for approximately six weeks whilst these works take place. Free Shot at Dawn Talks will continue to take place daily at 12.30pm and 1.30pm in the Millennium Chapel, please ask at the Welcome Desk for more information. Visit our Shot at Dawn Restoration Appeal to find out more and donate.

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The National Memorial Arboretum is a UK registered charity that relies on the generous support of our visitors, partners, friends and donors. We provide a year-round space where lives can be celebrated and remembered, and people of all ages can learn and reflect.


We are here to keep precious memories alive, pay tribute to those who have served and sacrificed for our nation, and to ensure the unique human stories behind the memorials are shared, enjoyed and never forgotten.


Keeping the Arboretum free to enter and looking its best, now and in the future, costs several thousands of pounds each day. Please help us to ensure we can:



  • Be there for people who are living with grief
  • Teach thousands of young people each year
  • Provide special Remembrance events
  • Help visitors pay tribute to people who have provided service
  • Develop a beautiful natural landscape for mental wellness

Every donation really matters and helps us welcome people like you to our site. It helps us be the place where our Nation remembers every day.


Here’s how you can support us:

  • Make a donation here today
  • Make a regular payment with a direct debit
  • Make a one off payment by cheque or over the phone
  • Leave us a gift in your will
  • Challenge yourself and ask for sponsorship
  • Become a Friend
  • Text to donate -  text ‘OURSTORY’ to 70085 to donate £5*

*texts cost the chosen donation amount plus one standard network rate message.

We welcome the sponsorship of our events and activities and can offer businesses rewarding packages in exchange for their support.


NMA Friends

One of the most rewarding ways to support the Arboretum is to become an NMA Friend. Our membership scheme provides lots of benefits to you, whilst you support our charity, ensuring we can continue our work.

Your Donation Can Make a Big Difference

Every donation matters, however small. Thank you for supporting our charity today.
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Tree of Cherished Memories

Tree of Cherished Memories

Beautiful leaf and figurative elements of this brand-new sculpture can be individually commissioned as a dedication to a loved one, or to mark special occasions for celebration and Remembrance.