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Westonbirt Learning Visit

Education and learning

Westonbirt's trees bring learning to life! 

The world class tree collection, seasonal rhythms and inspiring landscape provide a unique opportunity for children to learn about trees, the environment and themselves.

Westonbirt has excellent all year round facilities, exciting programmes and experienced, enthusiastic staff and volunteers. Find out more below.

Booking your visit 

How to book, site facilities, health and safety guidance

Led programmes

Look at the range of programmes on offer for Foundation Stage, KS1, KS2, Secondary, FE and HE groups

Self-guided activities

Free activity downloads and backpacks for hire for EYFS, KS1, KS2, KS3 and KS4

Careers Information

Learn about the range of careers at Westonbirt Arboretum and the skills they involve

For students

Information and links about horticulture, propagation, arboriculture, forestry and forest management

Resources for teachers

Downloadable resources including natural play, tree ID, and trees and climate change

Last updated: 19th November 2016

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OS Grid ref: ST852897
Postcode: GL8 8QS

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