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Westonbirt Arboretum, Tetbury

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Come to Westonbirt Arboretum for its internationally renowned collection of trees. The venue has labeled nearly 15,000 individual trees covering some 3,000 types. Walk along a self-guided trail to see species such as maple, magnolia, white beam, and oak. Keep an eye out for rare varieties such as the Brazilian pine, dawn redwood, and Patagonian cypress. The 240 hectares (600 acres) of land host various types of birds, so bring your binoculars if you enjoy bird-watching. You can visit the arboretum any time of year: colorful flowers and blossoms show themselves in spring, leaves are most plentiful in summer, a kaleidoscope of colors comes out in autumn, and conifers stand out in winter. If you have difficulty exploring the venue on foot, inquire about borrowing one of the available electric scooters. Before you head to Tetbury, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Tetbury trip itinerary maker, to make sure you see all that Tetbury has to offer, including Westonbirt Arboretum.
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  • We enjoyed our visit, especially the tree top trail and seeing so many primroses, lovely. We are dog lovers , even though we hadn't brought ours so we enjoyed the MANY dogs we encountered. HOWEVER...  more »
  • Beautiful place, we went in March for my birthday, will be back in the summer. We took our dog with us and he had an amazing time too. You cannot take dogs into the old part of the arboretum but...  more »
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