School Visits

HRH The Duke of Edinburgh

The National Memorial Arboretum, part of the Royal British Legion, joins the Nation, the Commonwealth and the rest of the World in mourning the death of His Royal Highness Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh. HRH The Duke of Edinburgh was a Life Member of the Royal British Legion and he was gracious and generous in his support of the National Memorial Arboretum over many years.

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The Arboretum's Learning Team offer a wide range of opportunities for your school.

Using our inspiring landscape as inspiration for a series of workshops and activities, the Arboretum’s learning team has ensured both the National Curriculum and Ofsted Common Inspection Framework are central to the content delivered.

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Primary Schools

We have a range of full day and half day activities available suitable for Key Stages 1 and 2, including interactive indoor sessions and outdoor walks.

Download Our Primary Programme

Primary School Programme
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Secondary Schools

From interactive Explorer Days, to tailored grounds tours or participation in an Act of Remembrance, we have lots for Key Stages 3 and 4 to so here at the Arboretum.

Download Secondary School Programme

Arboretum Learning Activity List
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Self-Led Visits

Schools are welcome to visit the site and deliver their own learning activities. Visits can include self-led tours of the Arboretum and exploration of our free exhibitions, including Landscapes of Life. We kindly request that anyone wishing to do a self-led visit still informs us of their arrival beforehand, by booking your coach in using our online portal below. Please note this is for Self-Led bookings only, to book sessions and packages please use our booking form or speak to the Learning Team.

Make a Learning Booking

Learning Booking Form