Discover the National Memorial Arboretum

Situated in Staffordshire on the edge of the National Forest, the Arboretum is the UK’s year-round centre of Remembrance.

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Visiting Us

We will be limiting the number of people able to access our site each day. It will be essential that visitors book in a vehicle before they visit via our online booking platform.

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Outdoor Escape Challenge

Take part in one of two outdoor escape games set in the grounds of the Arboretum, inspired by the 75th anniversary of VJ Day.

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VJ Day

Discover more about VJ Day and the 14th Army.

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The Arboretum is now open for pre-booked visitors only. Bookings are made per vehicle and can be made here. In line with Government legislation, we ask all visitors to wear masks in all indoor spaces.

 

Your safety is important to us. We have implemented new procedures to help keep  our visitors and team members safe, including:

 

- One way systems

- Additional cleaning regimes

- Amended food offer

- Digital chapel welcome talk

- Reduced daily capacity

 

Our restaurant is currently offering a carry out and table service offer. If you wish to dine inside the restaurant, please book a table with our food services team on arrival. On Monday - Wednesday we are participating in the Government’s eat out to help out scheme.

 

Please note that there will be no access to the Far East Prisoners of War Building from 10am on Tuesday 11 August until 3pm on Saturday 15 August. We apologise for any inconvenience.

Plan Your Visit

Prepare for a memorable visit with our helpful guidance, local knowledge and travel information.

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A Memorable Visit for Everyone

With 150 acres, over 300 memorials and an abundance of wildlife, there is something for everyone at the Arboretum.

What's here

Our Woodland Landscape

Our living landscape features over 30,000 maturing trees and a wide variety of flora and fauna.

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Our Memorials

Our site features over 300 thought-provoking memorials, each with a story to tell and fascinating symbolism to discover.

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Support the Arboretum

Discover the many ways you can support the National Memorial Arboretum, a UK registered charity.

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Plan your Event

The National Memorial Arboretum is a stunning venue for your meetings, conferences and outdoor events.

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Events For Everyone

Throughout the year, we hold a range of enjoyable events and activities from annual commemorations to seasonal experiences.

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LATEST NEWS FROM THE ARBORETUM

National Memorial Arboretum receives emergency grant from National Lottery

National Memorial Arboretum receives emergency grant from National Lottery

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New Tattoo Exhibition Tells Powerful Tales of Loyalty and Loss

Tribute Ink, a powerful unique exhibition curated in partnership by the National Memorial Arboretum, The Royal British Legion and The Ministry of Defence was launched at the Arboretum yesterday.

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