to Batsford Arboretum and Garden Centre, silver winner of the Cotswold Tourism Awards Large Visitor Attraction of the Year 2014 and home to the country's largest private collection of trees and shrubs

Things to do

October in the Arboretum

Our favourite season has arrived and soon the Arboretum will be ablaze with stunning colours. Enjoy all Autumn has to offer at Batsford.

Garden Terrace Cafe

Enjoy fresh, home-baked lunches, cakes and afternoon teas, all made from locally sourced produce.

Next events

Autumn Colour Spectacular

October 4th - November 19th

Enjoy watching the tree collection turn from green to magnificent reds, yellows and golds.

Christmas at Batsford

December 6th - Boxing Day

Get away from the stresses of Christmas and enjoy a whole host of festive weekends at Batsford.

Plants & Gardening

Garden Shop

From bulbs to bedding plants, seeds to watering cans and wellies - the Garden Shop has everything you need for the allotment and garden.

Plant Area

Browse a huge range of quality plants in our large Plant Area and get advice from our gardening experts.

Retail therapy


From gifts for the green-fingered and pocket money treats to unusual gifts you won't find on the high street, there's something for everyone in the Gift Shop.

The Applestore

Discover quirky shabby-chic furniture given a unique new lease of life and a whole host of gorgeous gift ideas.

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WE ARE OPEN as normal today and there is plenty to see. Come and enjoy a riot of colour in the Arboretum - vivid crimson, orange and yellow hues across our 55 acre site.

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