Winter at the Arboretum

With tasty treats, seasonal crafts and a warm welcome, the Arboretum is the perfect place to gather with family and friends this festive season.

Christmas Food and Gift Fair

Saturday 30 November & Sunday 1 December 

Enjoy exploring the beautiful wintry landscape of the Arboretum before browsing for those perfect handmade Christmas gifts and tasty festive treats.

Free Entry

Food and Gift Fair

 

Holly Wreath Making Workshops

Saturday 30 November & Sunday 1 December, 10am & 1.30pm

The perfect festive activity, this two-hour tutorial includes all the materials and instruction you need to create an elegant, natural holly wreath.

£32.50 per person

Holly Wreath Making

 

Illuminated Arboretum

Wednesday 11 December to Friday 20 December 2019

Add the memory of a loved one to our Memory Tree, located inside the Remembrance Centre throughout the festive season.

Tickets from £12.50 per person

Illuminated Arboretum

 

Memory tree

Daily throughout December*

Add the memory of a loved one to our Memory Tree, located inside the Remembrance Centre throughout the festive season.

Suggested donation £2

 Memory Tree

 

12 Days of Christmas Memorial Talks

25 December to 5 January, 10.30am & 2.30pm

From striking glass sculptures to simple stone cairns, there are more than 380 memorials at the National Memorial Arboretum, for both military and civilian associations, all with fascinating stories and symbolism waiting to be discovered. Between the 25 December and the 5 January you can discover more about just some of these memorials at our short free daily 12 Days of Christmas Memorial Talks.

Please note that the Arboretum is closed on Christmas Day, the talk for this day will be broadcast on our Facebook page

Evacuees Memorial

 

CHRISTMAS OPENING HOURS

Between the 24 December 2019 and 1 January 2020 the following opening hours will apply:

Christmas Eve – 9am – 3pm
Christmas Day – Closed
Boxing Day – 10am – 4pm
27 - 30 December - 9am - 5pm
New Years Eve – 9am – 3pm
New Years Day – 10am – 4pm

 

WINTER WARMER OFFERS

It's great to be outdoors in the New Year and we have the perfect wintry landscape for you to enjoy. Head out to explore our grounds and then warm up with one of our special offers:

Two Main Meals ONLY £12.95
Two Main Meals with Dessert ONLY £15.95

Available from 26 December 2019 until 14 February 2020

Restaurant Food