Outdoor Escape Challenge

Visiting Us

We are currently experiencing flooding in parts of the Arboretum. If you wish to visit a specific areas of site please talk to a member of the team, who can advise the best route.


The National Memorial Arboretum will remain open to pre-booked visitors from the local area for outdoor exercise following the introduction of new national coronavirus restrictions from Tuesday 5th January. People visiting the Arboretum must follow the latest government guidance and anyone advised to self-isolate or shield should not visit the site at this time.

Access to the Arboretum will be via the Remembrance Centre where our visitor toilets remain available. A limited take-away service is available from our Coffee Shop kiosk.

We are currently unable to offer dine-in options in our Restaurant and our talks and tours are unavailable. Our Gift Shop is closed. 

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

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Escape at the Arboretum with our brand new outdoor challenges. Take part in one of two challenges set in the grounds of the Arboretum.

These challenge packs can be purchased upon arrival from the Welcome Desk.

Operation Locate

Be transported back to the Second World War and solve the cryptic puzzles to reveal the location of a British Army unit and help it escape from the Imperial Japanese Army.

This game takes 2-3 hours and is perfect for those who are up for a challenge!


Operation Uncover

Be transported back to the Second World War and help SOE Girish Patel uncover the identity of a spy.

This game takes approximately 2 hours and is great for family groups (children 8+).


Outdoor Escape Challenge