Friends of Westonbirt Arboretum reveal how you can support one of Gloucestershire’s best-loved attractions

With everything from becoming a part of a sculpture to sponsoring a plot of land, Friends of Westonbirt Arboretum share how you can support Westonbirt Arboretum.

With warmer weather on its way, there isn’t a better time to get out into the sunshine and explore all of the beautiful outdoor attractions that Gloucestershire has to offer — including Westonbirt Arboretum.

With this in mind, Friends of Westonbirt Arboretum have highlighted some of the ways that you can support one of the county’s best-loved attractions.

To find out how and why you should become a Friends of Westonbirt Arboretum, visit fowa.org.uk.


By becoming a Friends of Westonbirt Arboretum member

One way in which you can support Westonbirt Arboretum is by gifting someone a Friends of Westonbirt Arboretum membership.

Memberships start from £40 and becoming a Friends of Westonbirt Arboretum member will entitle you to a host of benefits including free entry to Westonbirt Arboretum for a year, discounts with local partners including Forest Holidays and GoApe, earlybird booking for Forest Live concerts, half price Fridays for the ever-popular Enchanted Christmas Trail along and more.

As a member you will also help to support Westonbirt Arboretum’s 10-year vision to be a world leader in trees while also helping to inspire people through conservation, education and participation.

For more information, and to purchase a membership, visit fowa.org.uk.


By Supporting a Square

Another way in which you can support the Arboretum and ensure that everyone can enjoy it both now and in the future is by becoming a part of the attraction yourself.
Every single acre of Westonbirt Arboretum needs continual care and whether you want to celebrate an event, commemorate someone or something, or just show your support, you can do so by Supporting a Square and naming a plot for £25 a year.

For more information, and to support a square, visit fowa.org.uk.


By becoming part of the Leaves of Life sculpture

You can also celebrate a special moment by becoming a part of the Leaves of Life sculptures.

You can leave a lasting memory by inscribing one of Westonbirt Arboretum’s metal leaves, which will then be added to the Leaves of Life sculpture in the Great Oak Hall where it will stay year after year for people to enjoy.

The personalised leaves are a perfect way to commemorate those you care about or celebrate a special occasion and cost £280.

For more information, and to purchase a leaf, visit fowa.org.uk.


By Maddy Richards


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Tuesday 25 May 2021

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