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Wood Wonders Family Event Westonbirt

Wood Wonders Family Event

Wood is one of the most strange and astonishing materials on the planet - find out why and and the amazing way we put it to use at this week's summer family event in the Silk Wood Barn.

You can even have a go at making your own crafts to take home from Westonbirt wood!

AND Kids Go FREE to Westonbirt Arboretum 26 July to 2 September


Event details

When is the event?

Thursday 16 August 2018 (more dates available)

What time is it on?

11am - 4pm

How much?

Free after admission

Where to meet?

Silk Wood Barn

Dogs Allowed:


Event dates

Thursday 16 August 2018
Friday 17 August 2018

What's Here?

  • Arboreta
  • Arts
  • Baby Changing
  • Cafe
  • Dog bin
  • Dogs
  • Easy Access
  • Educational
  • Orienteering
  • Parking
  • Picnic
  • Play area
  • Shop
  • Visitor centre
  • Toliets


OS Grid ref: ST851898
Postcode: GL8 8QS

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