The National Memorial Arboretum is open daily throughout the year from 9am – 5pm. There are more than 320 memorials in our grounds including the Armed Forces Memorial, which is presently inaccessible due to essential maintenance work. All other memorials within our grounds are unaffected by this work. View a full list of the memorials in our grounds and start planning your visit

Plan your visit

With so much to see and do here, it helps to plan your day in advance. Prepare yourself for a memorable visit with our helpful guidance, local knowledge and travel information. We are open daily (except Christmas Day) from 9am until 5pm and dusk in winter months. Entry into the Arboretum grounds is free but donations are appreciated.

Getting here

We are centrally located and easily accessible from the, A38, M42, M1 and M6.

Getting here

Daily Activities

Our programme of daily activities has been designed to help you make the most of your visit.

Daily activities

Eat Drink and Shop

Full meals, tasty snacks and refreshments are available onsite throughout the day.

Eating and drinking

Accommodation

Explore the wide range of nearby accommodation on offer.

Accommodation

Accessibility

We endeavor to cater for the needs of all our visitors.

Accessibility

Visiting with Children

Our grounds are family friendly and there’s a lot for younger visitors to enjoy.

Visiting with Children

Visiting with Your Dog

A dog walking route is available around the outskirts of our site.

Visiting with Your Dog

Visiting as a Group

Special packages and activities for groups are available.

Visiting as a Group