Featured Destination

September 2017: Ashdown Forest

The return to school in September focuses the minds of two groups of travellers: in the first week parents looking for a last bite of ...More
More Uk destinations

Attraction in Kidderminster

Bodenham Arboretum, Kidderminster, Worcestershire

Bodenham Arboretum
Wolverley
Kidderminster
Worcestershire

DY11 5SY | View map
Website
Click for phone

Write a review | read reviews
update this listing

Bodenham Arboretum has been awarded National Heritage status for a new English landscape and arboretum, and a Centre of Excellence by the Forestry Authority who described it as 'A showpiece woodland rich in habitats for wild flowers, water-fowl and other birds'.

Over 2700 species of trees and shrubs, landscaped within 156 acres, incorporating a working farm. Five miles of paths through dells, glades, lakes and pools and fields where sheep and cattle graze and rare breeds and poultry roam.

The unique underground visitors centre won the CLA Presidents Award for the Best New Rural Building in England ans Wales 1998/9.

Details

Nearest Train Station: Kidderminster
Click here to plan and book your train journey
Nearest UK Airport: Birmingham
Months Open: March 1 - Christmas; 11 - 5
Jan & Feb weekdays (except half term) - no restaurant facilities
Groups/Parties Welcome: Yes - By appointment
Discount for Groups: Yes - Groups of over 25
Car Parking: Yes
Admission Price: Adult: 5
Children: 2
Wheelchair users: 2
Gift Shop: Yes
Catering: Restaurant

More Attractions nearby

West Midland Safari and Leisure Park (1.95 miles)

Stone House Cottage Gardens (2.11 miles)

Severn Valley Railway (2.66 miles)

Bewdley Museum (2.95 miles)

Harvington Hall (3.22 miles)

Today's best hotels deals

This page viewed on 8,615 occasions since Oct 16th 2005

Brit Quote:
All good things which exist are the fruits of originality. - John Stuart Mill
More Quotes

On this day:
Battle of Blore Heath - 1459, Chaplin Returns to England - 1952, 1st British woman News reader - 1955, BBC launches the world's first Ceefax teletext service. - 1974, Steve Redgrave wins 5th Olympic Gold Medal - 2000
More dates from British history

click here to view all the British counties

County Pages