Events especially for families

We have something for all the family here at Westonbirt, The National Arboretum!

Autumn at WestonbirtExplore 600 acres and enjoy time well spent in a museum of trees. 

There's plenty to do including activities, crafts, trails and natural play for a fun filled day out.

To help plan your visit, see our family events listings below. All of our family events are aimed at children 4+ unless stated otherwise. Click on the headings to find out more about each event.

Winter at Westonbirt

Blow away the cobwebs, enjoy the great outdoors and track down the Gruffalo on the trail!

Gruffalo's Child trail
1 December - 28 February

Spring for families

Enjoy inspiring family events heralding the coming of spring - and, on Wednesdays from 4 March to 27 May 2015, we offer half price admissions to everyone. Why not join us for a Westonbirt Wednesday?!

Easter Challenge
30 March - 3 April
7 - 9 April

Bursting Blooms
26 - 28 May

Kids Roam Free! 21 July - 31 August 2015

Enjoy free children's admission and great events for families throughout the summer.

The Hidden Life of Leaves
21 - 23 July
28 - 30 July
4 - 6 August

Tree Reading
11 - 13 August
18 - 20 August

Tree Life - part of Treefest 2015!
29 - 31 August

Autumn for families

Enjoy fabulous autumn colour with plenty of family fun along the way!

Picture Perfect
26 - 29 October


Last updated: 02/19/2015