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Westonbirt Arboretum

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A really amazing place.

A truly amazing place so much to see and learn, colours abound, smells and sounds of natural world... read more

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Steve P
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Bedford, United Kingdom
Bluebell Woods, Magnolia n Cherry Blossom

A really lovely place. Well laid out - seasonal walks highlighted so that you see the trees in... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
JudithTintern
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Yeovil, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday

A truly amazing place so much to see and learn, colours abound, smells and sounds of natural world all around. So easy to wander and no way it can all be seen in a day. The Maple Grove is another world of colour jus a...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A really lovely place. Well laid out - seasonal walks highlighted so that you see the trees in bloom. The bluebells were lovely and the magnolia, rhododendrons and cherry blossom were all out. Loved the Acers which were abundant throughout the arboretum and not just...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is one of my favourite places to wander with camera in hand. Many paths that you can walk freely or take the seasonal walks. The addition of the treetop walk is excellent, starting from ground level with an easy gradient suitable for even those...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Easter weekend sun shining what a lovely way to lose yourself for a few hours away from the stress of every day life. Well laid out and no matter how busy you can always find yourself alone. Loved it.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I with a friend were approached by a member of staff shortly after paying entrance fee. We were offered the chance of a guided tour of the Old Arboretum, which we were very glad to have accepted. Carol gave an excellent talk...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were so impressed by this venue that we visited again only three days later. Great facilities for youngsters and us oldies as well. If you are a dog owner then there are some fantastic walks (off the lead). Having just had replacement knee surgery,...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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WestonbirtArb, Public Relations Manager at Westonbirt Arboretum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Even if you are not a tree hugger, go visit this wonderful arboretum. Take the family and the dog, the facilities are great, wide paths, flora and fauna info everywhere as well as the wonderful trees and plants. Great cafes, loads of picnic tables and...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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WestonbirtArb, Public Relations Manager at Westonbirt Arboretum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent place to take the dog. Lots of space to run around and lovely coffee at the end 🐕👍 always clean and tidy

Date of experience: April 2019
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WestonbirtArb, Public Relations Manager at Westonbirt Arboretum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A place for all seasons. We went in autumn the whole arboretum was full of amazingly colourful trees and leaves. I was told in summer is very green and different set of flowers come up. Even in winter the place is worth a visit. A...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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WestonbirtArb, Public Relations Manager at Westonbirt Arboretum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bit of a problem getting through the entrance as the scanner machines are very slow you have to do your card a numerous time before it is accepted and it will only except the original card it will not accept electronic Version on your phone...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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WestonbirtArb, Public Relations Manager at Westonbirt Arboretum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

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Kevin L
November 11, 2018|
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March / April for the Camelias and rhododendrons. October for Colour. BUT, I also love winter when everything is mystical and summer when all the trees are busting to flower, fruit and seed.
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Kevin L
November 11, 2018|
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Any time of year. We went early November and caught leaves changing before gales dislodged them, but currently (December) they are enhanced by light displays, and spring must be good with new buds. Wide range of trees inc... More
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Joanna M
October 29, 2018|
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