We will be opening 7 days per week, 10.00am – 5.00pm.

To ensure the safety of everyone, we have a number of strict measures in place. Full details can be found by clicking here.

Should Government advice change prior to 1st July we may have to change our plans accordingly. Updates will be posted here on our website / FaceBook page. Until then we would like to thank you all for your cooperation and understanding so far. (Dated: 5 July 2020)

Weather Conditions

As adverse weather conditions can affect accessibility here at Bodenham we advise that if you have a booking on a day where we experience inclement weather please check here for updates.

Accessibility – Wheelchair Users and People with Limited Mobility

Please note that Bodenham Arboretum is a ‘natural visitor attraction’ and the terrain / pathways may prove challenging at certain points, especially for small wheeled wheelchairs.

Please refer to the calendar colour key for opening times and prices.

Calendar Colour Key and Admission Charges

Entrance to the Restaurant, Shop and Plant Sales is FREE.

Entrance into the Arboretum requires a ticket to be purchased. All family trails (eg. Easter Trail, BodenGnome Hunt and Christmas Nativity Trail) are included in the Arboretum entrance price.

Day tickets purchased at any time of year include a free return ticket for use during the low season (January – February).

Grey shaded boxes indicate when Bodenham Arboretum is closed to the public.

Late night Thursday evening dining (sorry – this service is currently suspended) is depicted by the following symbol –

Our Annual Pass – Great Value!

Our Annual Pass is valid for 12 months from the date of purchase. It covers normal entrance fees for the Arboretum, Trails and events within the Arboretum grounds where it states ‘standard/normal Arboretum Admission fees apply.’ Where events are ticketed / booking is required you will have to have to pay the stated fees.

Purchase of an Annual Pass also includes entrance to THREE other visitor attractions:
Birmingham Botanical Gardens
The Living Rain Forest in Berkshire
Batsford Arboretum in Gloucestershire
You can visit them as many times as you wish within the year.


If you have a Bodenham Arboretum Family ticket, children will still have to pay entrance to the above Gardens.

If you have Membership of any of the above Gardens concessions which may be granted by those Gardens are not applicable for Admission to Bodenham Arboretum.

Birmingham Botanical Garden Adult Membership (Full Paying*) admits only ONE adult, Family Membership admits only TWO adults here at Bodenham Arboretum. *Birmingham Botanical Gardens concessionary Annual Passes are not reciprocal at Bodenham Arboretum.

Annual Pass 2020 application form