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Admission information and opening times

Just three miles from Tetbury in the stunning south Cotswolds, Westonbirt, The National Arboretum is the perfect day out, any time of year.

Westonbirt August 2015We are open 9am - 5pm every day except Christmas Day. Last admission is 4:45pm.

Wheelchairs and mobility scooters are available from the Welcome Building. Please book in advance by calling Visitor Services on 01666 881218.

Extended opening to Members of the Friends of Westonbirt Arboretum until 8pm from 1 April - 30 September

Current admission charges

 

Adult

Concession

Children
(5-18 years inclusive)

Dec 2014 - Feb 2015

 £5

 £4

 £2

General admission charges 2015-16

 

Adult

Student

Children
(5-18 years inclusive)

March - August 2015

 £9

£6

£3

September - November 2015

 £9

£6

£4

December 2015 - February 2016 

£6 

£4

£2 

Event admission charges

 

Adult

Student

Children (5-18 years inclusive)

Friends of Westonbirt Arboretum

Treefest 
Sat 29 - Mon 31 Aug 2015

£15

£12

FREE

Half price:
£7.50 adults
18 and under free

Enchanted Christmas
Fri, Sat, Sun, 28 Nov - 20 Dec

£10

£8

£5

Half price on Fridays:
£5 adults
18 and under free
 

Forest Live ticket prices

Forest Live -Paloma Faith
Fri 19 June

£38.50
(plus £3.85 booking fee)

Forest Live -Tom Odell
Sat 20 June

£34.50
(plus £3.45 booking fee)


Group admission charges

(10 people and over, pre-pay only)

Current group admission charges

 

Adults

Children (5-18 years inclusive)

Concession

Jan 15 - Feb 15

£4

£1

£3

Group admission charges 2015-16

 

Adults

Children (5-18 years inclusive)

Mar 15 - Nov 15

£7 

£2

Dec 15 - Feb 16

£5

£1

Treefest 
Sat 29 - Mon 31 Aug 2015

£12

Free

Enchanted Christmas
Fri, Sat, Sun, 28 Nov - 20 Dec 2015 

£8

£4 

Extra information about admission charges

  • Major credit and debit cards accepted.
  • Friends of Westonbirt Arboretum members get free general admission. Members also have half price entry to Treefest on all 3 event days and half price entry to Enchanted Christmas on Fridays and their children go free on Fridays as part of their membership benefits.
  • Concessions include senior citizens (aged 60+), students and disabled adults.
  • The concession rate for a disabled adult includes free entry for 1 carer per disabled adult.
  • Disabled children aged 18 years and under will be charged the normal child admission rate, carers are free.
  • See our groups pages for more information on how to pre-pay for group visits.
  • Westonbirt Arboretum offers half price admission to visitors arriving by bike or public transport. Just show your travel ticket at admissions or ask for information on securing your bicycle.
  • RHS members have free admission during the year, except for the period of 1 October - 15 November when charges apply. For RHS members attending Treefest or Enchanted Christmas at Westonbirt, normal ticket charges apply.
  • December pricing does not include entry to the Enchanted Christmas event.

Last updated: 01/20/2015

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