Explore - Discover Remember

Opening Times: 10am - 4pm (daily)


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We recommend booking your visit in advance to guarantee entry and save on parking. 

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What's On

From Services of Remembrance, to special events and school holiday activities, there is always something to suit all ages and interests happening at the Arboretum.

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Our Pledge on Sustainability

Whilst nurturing an inspirational, world-class setting, we will ensure that the Arboretum has a postive impact on our environment by adopting and advocating for ethical and sustainable practises.
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A selection of Second World War memorabilla is displayed on a table

1944 - What's Your Connection?

We are calling out to our community to share their stories, memories, photographs, and items of interest from 1944 to help with the research and development of a new exhibition, 1944 – What’s Your Connection, that will run at the Arboretum in Gallery 2 from May - November 2024.

Students on a Guided Walk of the Arboretum

Visiting for Learning or Training?

The Arboretum is the perfect venue for developing an understanding of Remembrance, as well as a whole host of other subjects including science, literacy and geography. We support various curriculum-based objectives through a fully inclusive learning programme, actively engaging visitors of all ages.

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Support Us

Veterans sitting on a bench at the National Memorial Arboretum

It costs £1,648 to maintain and run our beautiful site during an average visit to the Arboretum*. That’s around £8 per minute.

 

The National Memorial Arboretum is a UK registered charity (1043992) that relies on the generous support of our visitors, partners, friends and donors. 

 

We appreciate every donation large and small. You can donate during your next visit at any of the donation points located in the Remembrance Centre, at the Welcome Desk, online here, or by leaving a legacy gift.

 

*Based on average length of visit and 2022 annual Arboretum costs

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Polar Bear Memorial in Autumn