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. Our maturing woodland landscape is home to over 330 memorials.

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The Remembrance Centre

Featuring three new exhibition galleries, larger restaurant and shop, separate coffee shop and a beautiful cloistered courtyard with garden, the centre will transform the experience of our many visitors.

The Remembrance Centre

February Half Term Activities

Come along to the National Memorial Arboretum this February half term to celebrate Pets on Parade, remembering recipients of the PDSA Dickin Medal with free arts and craft activities.

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Landscapes of Life Exhibition

Our Landscapes of Life Exhibition is suitable for visitors of all ages and will set the scene for your visit around our site. Visit the exhibition to journey through the history of Remembrance, experience the Arboretum through the seasons, walk through our digital poppy field, visit our temporary exhibition gallery and record your own personal memories.

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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.

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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.

Forthcoming Events

LATEST NEWS FROM THE ARBORETUM

Dogs Paws for Remembrance at National Memorial Arboretum

Hundreds of dogs and their owners sniffed around the Arboretum at our annual Paws for Remembrance event on 11 February 2018, supported by PDSA. A special walking route (ruffly 5km) was made available on the day covering areas of the Arboretum normally inaccessible to our four-legged visitors.

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National Memorial Arboretum awarded Guinness World Record for Armed Forces Christmas Card

National Memorial Arboretum awarded Guinness World Record for Armed Forces Christmas Card

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